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How Earth's Warming Led to Pakistan's 'Climate Catastrophe'

Much of the South Asian country is underwater following extreme flooding caused by melting glaciers. Pakistan has more of these dense ice bodies than nearly anywhere else on the planet, but as climate change worsens, it will lead to more devastation. The country doesn't rank among the top carbon emitters, but this illustrates how global warming can impact vulnerable nations. Read more, plus learn how you can help.

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How Earth's Warming Led to Pakistan's 'Climate Catastrophe'
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    The 'climate dystopia' displacing millions of Pakistanis

    The 'climate dystopia' displacing millions of Pakistanis

    Parts of the country have received 5 times more rainfall this August than average. After weeks of relentless rains, a new cycle of flash floods …

    How melting glaciers fueled Pakistan’s fatal floods

    How melting glaciers fueled Pakistan’s fatal floods

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    Vox - Benji Jones

    Much of Pakistan is now underwater. A series of extreme floods has utterly devastated the South Asian nation, which is home to some 225 million people, washing away roads and buildings, destroying farms, and stranding hundreds of thousands. Over the weekend, which brought another bout of torrential …

    How to help victims of the Pakistan floods

    How to help victims of the Pakistan floods

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    CNN

    CNN — Torrential rains and extreme flooding have killed more than 1,100 people in Pakistan since mid-June. Nearly 400 of those who have died were children and millions of people have been displaced by the flooding. This monsoon season is one of the worst in over a decade and the “climate …

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