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Climate Chaos: Emerging Consequences of Climate Change

Wednesday, May 7, 2008

Chicago, USA

9 a.m. to 4 p.m

Global warming has implications far beyond the temperature of the air. Our best scientific research reveals truly important changes in the foundation of the ocean's food web, the persistence of plants and animals on land, and in the spread of human disease. These alterations raise profound moral and ethical questions; the human role within nature and our responsibilities to nature are under consideration as never before. Come hear nationally recognized experts discuss crucial climate questions that seldom reach the pages of our magazines and TV screens.

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