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Will climate change bring the PLAGUE to Los Angeles?

As if the specter of droughts, floods, and dwindling resources wasn't scary enough, a new book details how the a rapidly changing climate is putting Los Angeles, the second biggest city in the U.S., at unique risk of a deadly outbreak of bubonic plague.  In a report published in the LA Times, journalist and author David K. Randall's breaks down how climate change creates a perfect storm for some of the key factors behind outbreaks of the plague.   Read more...

 

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