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NEWS RELEASE: Regulations Only a First Step in Cutting Emissions
July 28, 2014 - MIT News

MIT study finds that sectoral regulations will not cut emissions enough to substantially limit climate change, but are a good first step toward phasing in a price on carbon.... Read more

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IN THE NEWS: Curbing air pollution could help crops thrive
July 28, 2014 - Thomson Reuters

Controlling air pollution could help curb projected declines in global food supplies, a new study says, suggesting policymakers should consider both climate change and ozone pollution in efforts to en... Read more

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IN THE NEWS: Climate Change A Greater Threat To Global Food Production Than Previously Thought: MIT Researchers
July 28, 2014 - International Business Times

Climate change could pose an even greater threat to global food production than previously thought, according to new research. Rising temperatures will not only damage heat-sensitive crops – the... Read more

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IN THE NEWS: Climate change and air pollution will combine to curb food supplies
July 27, 2014 - MIT News

Ozone and higher temperatures can combine to reduce crop yields, but effects will vary by region.... Read more

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IN THE NEWS: People Go Hungry As Ozone Pollution, Climate Change Gang Up On Planet, Study Predicts
July 27, 2014 - Huffington Post

Ozone pollution, which worsens breathing problems and causes air quality warnings, may compound global warming's damage to the world's food crops, according to a new study.... Read more

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