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Carbon map: Cause and effect of climate change

The Guardian, which puts out some of the best graphics online, has published this interactive map showing carbon emissions by continental regions and related issues — such as environmental and social risks posed by climate change. Below is a screen shot of one such glimpse mostly based on China’s risk from climate change as compared to other areas. Here’s a direct link to




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Tom Paulson

Tom Paulson is founder and lead journalist at Humanosphere. Prior to operating this online news site, he reported on science,  medicine, health policy, aid and development for the Seattle Post-Intelligencer. Contact him at tom[at] or follow him on Twitter @tompaulson.