Wednesday, July 31, 2013

Iceland: Farmers "scornfully roll their eyes" when discussing global warming

Iceland: Spring Awakening | Pulitzer Center
Yves Eudes, for the Pulitzer Center

Whenever the farmers from the northeast corner of Iceland discuss global warming, a topic frequently covered by the media, they scornfully roll their eyes because, after all, they have just experienced an exceptionally harsh winter: 2013 was markedly colder here than in preceding years, with copious amounts of snow and ferocious storms.

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