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Ice apocalypse.

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Donald Trump’s grandfather was likely a climate change refugee.

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UN Climate Fund promised billions to poor nations. For some, the wait is long.

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Manage climate risks or face much more hunger by 2050.

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These are the melting glaciers that might someday drown your city, according to NASA.

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Global insurance partnership beefed up to protect poor from climate risks.

A $125 million contribution from Germany aims to help provide climate insurance for 400 million poor peopleBy Megan Rowling BONN, Germany, Nov 14 (Thomson Reuters...

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