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, 24 November 2019
The loss of ‘eternal ice’ threatens Mongolian reindeer herders’ way of life
Map: Distribution of Rangifer tarandus (Caribou/Reindeer)
Newly-recorded oral histories of the Tsaatan people help researchers document climate change.