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  • The atmosphere is literally changing the food we eat, for the worse. Kristie Ebi, [has] studied the intersection of climate change and global health for two decades, is one of a handful of scientists in the U.S. who is keyed into the potentially sweeping consequences of the CO2-nutrition dynamic, and brings it up in every talk she gives. In the News
    www.politico.com | October 24, 2017
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    September 28, 2017