Climate Change: A World Finally Warming Up To The Idea

Whether you know a lot about climate change or not, I highly recommend you read this post. It’s called Climate Change: A World Finally Warming Up to the Idea. It’s a really great and informative discussion of climate change and the greenhouse effect. My blog is all about sustainability and going green, so I think a reminder about exactly why I’m doing it is really important once in a while. A long read, but worth it! Let me know what you think!

Why? Because Science.

Climate change and severe weatherBeneath the fads, the fashion, the loud headlines, media threats and intimidating claims lies a totally rational story; the bare science of a shifting environment that, once explained, is simply irrefutable. You can be skeptical about going on a blind date or about eating Indian food before said blind date, but you can’t be skeptical about the fact that humankind has and is having a definite and permanent effect on the climate of our planet. That’s naivety at its worst.

In this blog post and the next, we’ll be taking a journey through the fancy terms thrown around by the media and redefine them to yield a totally new and more scientifically accurate understanding. We’ll come to appreciate what’s normal (historically speaking) and what definitely isn’t in terms of climate variability. We’ll also take a closer look at Earth’s atmosphere in order to get a better perspective on how our…

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2 thoughts on “Climate Change: A World Finally Warming Up To The Idea

  1. Thanks Joanna for this great find. I enjoyed reading the post and re-clarifying the important points of ‘climate change. I loved the author’s great use of metaphors to add a lively beat to a sometimes dry subject.

    • No problem. I like to read things like this every now and again just to remind myself of it all, like you said. It’s a great blog too, I enjoy following her posts 🙂

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