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Old 12th July 2019, 08:49 AM   #161
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A paper published last Monday, which authors belong to the Institute of Integrative Biology of the Eidgenössische Technische Hochschule Zürich; (École polytechnique fédérale) ETH-Zürich, published in the peer reviewed PLOS.

Understanding climate change from a global analysis of city analogues

According to the paper, the present climate of 520 cities with more than one million inhabitants will become by 2050 similar to the current climate of different cities. Some examples:

London ---> Barcelona
Guadalajara ---> Lahore (Pakistan)
Los Angeles ---> Hargeisa (Somalia)
Buenos Aires/Montevideo ---> Sidney
New York ---> Virginia Beach (Virginia, USA)
Madrid ---> Marrakesh

It's to be taken with a pinch of salt, but it's interesting to think that if I lived and dwell in the same city by 2050 (the odds are against me) I would've moved climatically from a cold year in Melbourne to an average year in Sidney.

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<ahem>

No offence dude, but it's Sydney, with a 'y'.
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No offence dude, but it's Sydney, with a 'y'.

I wrote in in Spanish (Sídney) and let the spelling checker "correct" it .... sorry, dude </ahem>
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Bolsinaro's elevation to President of Brazil really isn't helping: https://www.bbc.com/news/world-latin-america-49052360
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