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How pine beetles can predict the future of climate change

2 Jul 2014, GreenBiz

'Much of the attention is actually turning away from basic research to the more applied side,' said Robert Oglesby, a climate scientist at the University of Nebraska, Lincoln in an interview with GreenBiz. 'What are the impacts of these climate changes going to be, using high-resolution climate model downscaling?'...

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