Category Archives: Climate Change

Preparing for and Adapting to Climate Change

97% of the world’s climate scientists now know that it is nearly certain that climate change is happening and is mostly caused by burning fossil fuels. Even if we stop producing greenhouse gases now, the world will probably continue to get warmer … Continue reading

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Six Degrees of Change

So what happens if we can’t keep the temperature increases below two degrees? What does that do to the planet?

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Climate Change

Bill McKibben has estimated that if we are to keep temperature increases to only two degrees Cent. That we can only burn an additional 565 gigatons of carbon. Oil companies have leases for 2,795 gigatons. That means that to keep … Continue reading

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