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THE ONE DEGREE FACTOR
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The One Degree Factor Dust clouds are building high over the Atlantic. An entire population of caribou is declining, while other species are pushed to the limits of their physical survival in the oceans. A respiratory illness, once uncommon among children in Trinidad, is now widespread. Amazingly, many scientists now believe these disparate phenomena may be linked to global climate change.
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Troubled Waters
To learn about the global scale of this problem and why you personally should care, go to Why Should I Care?
 
Interested in following the Strange Days scientific detectives confronting this issue head on and finding more facts? Visit What Do Experts Say?
 
Want to try your hand at figuring out the problem and measuring your knowledge? Try How Do I Measure Up?
 
Feeling discouraged? Frustrated? Inspired? Become part of the solution and dive into What Can I Do?

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