Politico by Alex Guillen
Climate change will likely lead to more frequent extreme weather
events as well as droughts and floods, triggering serious social
and political disruption that poses a potential threat to U.S.
national security, a National Research Council report shows.
(see Climate and Social Stress: Implications for
Security Analysis, by the Committee on Assessing the Impacts
of Climate Changer in Social and Political Stresses, edited by
John D. Steinbruner, Paul C. Stern, and Jo L. Husbands)