The Climate Change Tipping Point is Shockingly Close for Cities Around the World

November 7, 2013 by  
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A group of researchers at the University of Hawaii has done the math to figure out how soon cities around the world will begin to feel the effects of major climate change – and their findings may shock you. The closest tipping point will affect Manokwari, the capitol of West Papua, Indonesia , where temperatures are expected to skyrocket by 2020 – just a few short years away. Jakarta and Lago aren’t far behind, and Mexico City will feel the heat by 2031 followed by Bogota, Cairo, Bagdad, and Nairobi in 2036. Read the rest of The Climate Change Tipping Point is Shockingly Close for Cities Around the World Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: Biodiversity , Climate Change , developing world , global warming , indonesia , New York. , rate of climate chagne , research study , San Francisco , tropical climates , university of hawaii        

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