• This map shows the climate impacts on every county in the Western U.S

    2 days ago - By Fast Company

    Quickly see which risks are biggest locally, exactly where you live.
    If you live in Denver and you think about the local impact of climate change, your first thought might be about wildfires: The city saw weeks of air-quality alerts last year as it was blanketed in smoke from nearby fires. But the list of impacts is longer. There will be more extreme precipitation, followed by extended drought in the area. There will also be more extreme winds, erosion, water-quality issues, smog, invasive species, heat waves, flooding, and a shrinking snowpack. The city regularly shows up on lists of the...
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  • Why Taiwan Is the Biggest Risk for a U.S.-China Clash

    2 days ago - By Washington Post

    From Cold War skirmishes to China's economic opening, both sides have avoided war by leaving unsettled the question of who actually owns the island.
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