Earth’s surface temperatures in 2019 were THE SECOND WARMEST since modern record-keeping began in 1880. Globally, 2019 temperatures were SECOND ONLY TO THOSE IN 2016 and continued the planet’s long-term warming trend. THE PAST FIVE YEARS HAVE BEEN THE WARMEST IN THE PAST 140 YEARS. IMAGE BY NASA.
Monday, 26 September 2016
Longest Historic Temperature Record Stretches Back 2 Million Years
Suggests greenhouse gases may warm planet more than previously thought. Story here.