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NBC Evening News for Monday, Mar 31, 2014
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(Studio: Brian Williams) Report introduced.

(Port Monmouth, New Jersey: Anne Thompson) The U.N. report warning about the risk to civilization from climate change examined; details given about the impact of rising sea levels on storm surges, the increasing intensity of wildfires and heat waves, shrinking glaciers, decreasing crops of wheat & corn, and the changing chemistry of the oceans. [The Geologic Survey of Denmark & Greenland professor Jason BOX†, Princeton Geosciences & International Affairs professor Michael OPPENHEIMER†, oysterman Bill TAYLOR††, Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change Noah DIFFENBAUGH†- comment.]

Williams, Brian;
Thompson, Anne

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