The lasting legacy of climate change will be heat. The land, the oceans, all of it. It’s the tie that binds and while the global average temperature is the defining metric, the increasing incidence of heat waves and longer lasting extreme heat is how the world will experience it. All eight papers dealing with extreme heat events in this year’sMore
Nine of the 10 hottest years on record have come since 2005. So let us repeat: The world is getting hotter.
You know it. I know it. But maybe your Uncle Peter doesn’t. Show him this chart to set him straight.
Happy New Year.