Global Warming’s Terrifying New Math

Three key numbers you need to know about climate change impacts and action: 2° Celsius, 565 Gigatons, and 2,795 Gigatons. McKibben declares that “at this point, effective action would require actually keeping most of the carbon the fossil-fuel industry wants to burn safely in the soil, not just changing slightly the speed at which it’s burned.”

By: Bill McKibben
Date: July 19, 2012

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