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The latest update by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change contained few surprises. The average worldwide temperature will continue to creep upward. However, it will increase more slowly as the production of greenhouse gases such as carbon dioxide and methane is reduced.

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Scientists are moderately confident droughts will be more severe for Western U.S. farmers by mid-century if global carbon emissions remain roughly the same for the next 30 years, according to a scientific panel sponsored by the United Nations.