SMOKE BLANKETS SIBERIA. (EUROPEAN SPACE AGENCY) THE 2020 HEATWAVE THERE WAS "ALMOST IMPOSSIBLE" WITHOUT CLIMATE CHANGE. IN THE FIRST 6 MONTHS OF 2020, SIBERIA RECORDED A RECORD-BREAKING 38 DEGREES C. IT LED TO WILDFIRES, LOSS OF PERMAFROST AND AN INVASION OF PESTS. (WEATHER ATTRIBUTION CENTRE.)
Tuesday, 5 November 2019
World Scientists’ Warning of a Climate Emergency (Condensed Version)
Alliance of World Scientists
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have a moral obligation to clearly warn humanity of any catastrophic threat. In
this paper, we present a suite of graphical vital signs of climate change over
the last 40 years. Results show greenhouse gas emissions are still rising, with
increasingly damaging effects. With few exceptions, we are largely failing to
address this predicament. Story here.