Shattered records show climate change is an emergency today, scientists warn

June 22, 2016 at 9:13 am Leave a comment

climateUnprecedented temperature levels mean more heatwaves, flooding, wildfires and hurricanes as experts say global warming is here and affecting us now.

May was the 13th month in a row to break temperature records according to figures published this week that are the latest in 2016’s string of incredible climate records which scientists have described as a bombshell and an emergency.

The series of smashed global records, particularly the extraordinary heat in February and March, has provoked a stunned reaction from climate scientists, who are warning that climate change has reached unprecedented levels and is no longer only a threat for the future.

Read Shattered records show climate change is an emergency today, scientists warn by Damien Carrington at The Guardian.

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Entry filed under: Carbon_Emissions, Climate, Emergency Preparedness.

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