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Climate Report Said to Warn of Risks

A story from The Associated Press previewing a gathering of climate scientists in Japan highlights their report's major conclusion: Climate change includes not just environmental impacts like melting ice and threatened animals but also human impacts like hunger, disease and war.

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A story from The Associated Press previewing a gathering of climate scientists in Japan highlights their report's major conclusion: Climate change includes not just environmental impacts like melting ice and threatened animals but also human impacts like hunger, disease, drought and war. The report also addresses an impending water shortage in which a third of the world's population could see a 10 percent drop in groundwater supplies by 2080.

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