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Luis Wintergerst

Research & Development for Nutraceutic Products, President Grupo Integra

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The effect of Climate Change on current civilization.

Current technology, and fuel based on carbon and oil is driving the world towards disaster.
Frozen Methane could be liberated if a temperature change of 5 to 6 celsius degrees is reached in the following 10 to 100 years.
Drastic but feasible measures are at reach, counting with global organizations and the countries that generate more carbon or oil usage.


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    Nov 12 2013: Fukushima Radioactive Waters coming to the American Continent.
    Then, lack of enough sea food from the Pacific.
    Then the Poles Melting changing sea current behavior.
    Stronger, and stronger Natural Disasters like the one in Philippines.
    A false continent the size of Texas Floating in the Pacific with PET and Plastic residues and garbage.
    Drought in many countries of the world.
    Flooding of desert lands that usually do not have rain.
    Fossil Fuels used extensively worldwide.
    New Technology Research for alternative energy projects aborted by force.
    Food Contamination Worldwide causing illness and Cancer.
    Water contamination worldwide beyond control.
    Many parts of the ocean (around 25%) are dead zones, with no animal or vegetal life.
    Many species being killed and disappearing for ever.
    Children in Japan with Radiation Hot spots in their lungs. Government still in denial.

    Is this climate Change or is just our denial to see the overwhelming reality that puts our world in Jeopardy?


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