PLANET IN PERIL (PinP) The global fishing fleet is so big it can be seen (in blue) from space. Courtesy Global Fishing Watch
Monday, 5 January 2015
2014 Was The Hottest Year On Record Globally By Far
The Japan Meteorological Agency (JMA) has announced that 2014 was the hottest year in more than 120 years of record-keeping — by far. NOAA (the US weather service) is expected to make a similar call in a couple of weeks and so is NASA. Story here.