In a 700-page report detailing the latest research on climate change, a UN panel of scientists strongly warns that unless we make “massive and unprecedented changes to global energy infrastructure to limit global warming to moderate levels” to limit the world’s warming to 1.5 degrees Celsius, there will be widespread coastal flooding, food shortages, wildfires, and other issues related to climate change. If you are 60 or under, these changes will occur in your lifetime.
With each degree of temperature rise, violence increases by up to 20%.
In 1315, a small change in climate caused a great famine in Northern Europe which was so grim that one day even the king of England was left without bread
North Carolina banned the use of scientific predictions of sea-level rise in determining coastal policies.