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NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Aug 20, 2013
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(Studio: Lester Holt) Report introduced.

(Greenland & Studio: Ann Curry) A leaked report from the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change finding that human activity is the main cause of temperature rise in the last 60 years examined; scenes shown from Iceberg Alley in Arctic Greenland, where the ice melt is unprecedented; details given about findings on carbon dioxide emissions and rising sea levels. [Glaciologist Jason BOX††- says we’ve overloaded the atmosphere with heat-trapping gas.] [Inuit leader Aqqaluk LYNGE††- says the sea ice is disappearing.]

Holt, Lester;
Curry, Ann

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