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Food Disaster Approaching?

Forget the price of gas, maybe we should worry about the price of food. Experts are saying food prices will rise by 30% over the next 10 years. Just in the last year, food prices have seen a 40% increase. We’ve seen the political unrest that has caused this year, and it looks like things(…)

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Food Disaster Approaching?

Forget the price of gas, maybe we should worry about the price of food. Experts are saying food prices will rise by 30% over the next 10 years. Just in the last year, food prices have seen a 40% increase. We’ve seen the political unrest that has caused this year, and it looks like things(…)

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China is Facing Massive Drought

China’s biggest river, the Yangtze, is drying up. In response, China is releasing water from the Three Gorges reservoir to ease its biggest drought in 50 years. The Yangtze delta is being devastated by the drought. The delta supports 400 million people and 40% of China’s economic activity. The scope of the environmental crisis is(…)

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