Cancer is the Leading Cause of Death in China but What Does That Mean?

May 26, 2011 by  
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Photo credit: / Creative Commons This guest post was written by Janet Larsen, Director of Research for the Earth Policy Institute . Cancer is now the leading cause of death in China . Chinese Ministry of Health data implicate cancer in close to a quarter of all deaths countrywide.

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Inferno on Earth: Wildfires Spreading as Temperatures Rise

November 25, 2009 by  
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Janet Larsen http://www.earthpolicy.org/index.php?/plan_b_updates/2009/update85 Future firefighters have their work cut out for them. Perhaps nowhere does this hit home harder than in Australia, where in early 2009 a persistent drought, high winds, and record high temperatures set the stage for the worst wildfire in the country’s history

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Inferno on Earth: Wildfires Spreading as Temperatures Rise

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