Potentially fatal combinations of humidity and heat are emerging across the globe. A new study has identified thousands of incidents of previously rare or unprecedented extreme heat/humidity combinations in parts of Asia, Africa, Australia, South America and North America, including in the U.S. Gulf Coast region. Source 4i.
This is gonna need a huge coordination effort by all the States and their people. Hunger and poverty are an understanable excuse not to take action, while greed isn't.
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Finally, under Biden this can be addressed more seriously, however more should be done to make other countries compliant like Russia and China.
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I think it's a bit naive to believe anything will change drastically because Biden is the president in America now. He still answers to the same capitalist powers responsible for climate change.
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Edge of Pine Island Glacier's ice shelf is ripping apart, causing key Antarctic glacier to gain speed. Pine Island Glacier's ice shelf lost about one-fifth of its total area between 2017 and 2020, in three dramatic collapses. Meanwhile the glacier sped up by 12 percent. The rest of the ice shelf, the authors say, could disappear much sooner than previous studies had suggested. Source 8t.