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Water stress will rise in parts of Asia even as glaciers melt and rain pours

Aerial view of a spiral-shaped road disappearing into brown flood waters. Treetops are visible above the water.

A highway in Wuhan, China, is flooded by the Yangtze River. Water shortages in the river’s basin are forecast to dwindle as the climate changes. Credit: AFP/Getty

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Nature 589, 333 (2021)




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