When Will Climate Change Make the Earth Too Hot For Humans?

GarryRogers Nature Conservation

GR: July 11, 2017:  I sometimes post rather dark doomsdayish items about climate change. It’s a reaction to the uncertain nature of science. However, the mays, mights, and possiblies, seem to promote procrastination. When used in climate-change warnings, they are exasperating to a two-stepper like me. In the article below, the author lays out the realities of climate change from the no-matter-what-we-do certainties to the worst-case possibilities (and he uses proper English).

David Wallace-Wells– “It is, I promise, worse than you think. If your anxiety about global warming is dominated by fears of sea-level rise, you are barely scratching the surface of what terrors are possible, even within the lifetime of a teenager today. And yet the swelling seas — and the cities they will drown — have so dominated the picture of global warming, and so overwhelmed our capacity for climate panic, that they have occluded…

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