Climate Change Is Happening Faster Than Expected, and It’s More Extreme

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New research suggests human-caused emissions will lead to bigger impacts on heat and extreme weather, and sooner than the IPCC warned just three years ago.

BY BOB BERWYN, INSIDECLIMATE NEWS

In the past year, the scientific consensus shifted toward a grimmer and less uncertain picture of the risks posed by climate change.

When the UN's Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change issued its 5th Climate Assessment in 2014, it formally declared that observed warming was "extremely likely" to be mostly caused by human activity. Read more on Inside Climate News >>>

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