People are not going to be frightened into caring about the climate. Scientific predictions about what will happen 50 years in the future are not going to make us care enough. We need to face the reality of loss.
Climate change is a serious threat to 50 years of progress in global health — but, as a major new study says, tackling global warming presents the greatest global opportunity to improve people’s health.
One in six species could disappear as the climate warms over the next century, with animals and plants in South America particularly hard hit while those in North America would face the lowest risk, according to a major new analysis published Thursday.
Sometimes the answer we’re looking for us right under our noses. In the case of the solution to global warming, it’s been towering above us since time immemorial. No method for reducing CO2 in the air has proved more efficient than planting trees.