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.
Sunday, 7 July 2019
CO2 emissions are on track to take us beyond 1.5 degrees of global warming
A fertilizer plant in Brandon, Manitoba, Can. A PinP photo.
Current and planned energy infrastructure could emit around 850 gigatons of the greenhouse gas. Story here.