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The USS sieve : how environmental change is drilling holes in the ship of state The coming storm The new geopolitical icebergs : or, how the North was lost Life on the no longer permanent permafrost The global economy : waiting for the ship to come in A short history of modern geopolitics, as seen from the deck of a ship The great cold rush of '08 Precipitating change in Asia and beyond : how China, India, and the West are trying to make friends in interesting times Today's weather : intolerable with periods of uninhabitable The story so far Interesting times, narrowing options The turbulent Pacific : how rising sea levels could wash away whole countries and swamp the global shop of state Building a geopolitical ark Drawing lines in the water Fighting over Atlantis Weathering change.