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His death is a sobering reminder of the dangers of mountaineering.
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At some point, someone who needs some encouragement will inevitably end up in front of a mirror and silently give themselves a sobering look of affirmation or straight-up talk themselves up. 13.
This model produced some very sobering numbers under the business-as-usual emissions scenario: roughly a meter of sea level rise by the end of the century (with uncertainties from 0.5 to 1.4 meters) and 3.2 meters by 2300 (1.5 up to 5.7 meters).
The transformation of the planet, some of it occurring over a period of years or decades, offers a sobering look at how climate change is present with us even if its effects appear invisible day after day.
Full sightseeing buses and the usual throng of cars moved slowly along Las Vegas Boulevard, past marquees and moving billboards bearing sobering messages in a community known for excess.
Sunday’s outcome is a sobering reminder of how easily fear can drive success for this brand of politics, even in a country as attuned to the dangers of xenophobic nationalism as Germany.
Yet, none of these images is as scary and sobering as the actual, on-the-ground photography and video footage that has emerged in the aftermath of Matthew, Irma, and Maria.
There are, surely, sobering and worthwhile lessons there, and each war deserves its own stories.
The council also heard a sobering analysis of the national security challenge in space.
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