The IPCC (Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change) released their latest and updated report about climate change yesterday. Admittedly I haven’t read much in detail, having just skimmed over the headline and summary documents, but I find it bleak reading.
The primary take-out, and one which every climate change justice group worth it’s salt is talking about, is that it is “now 95 percent likely that human spewed heat-trapping gases — rather than natural variability — are the main cause of climate change.” (quote via: The Atlantic). I’m sure the climate change skeptics out there are fuming at this statement and trying desperately to discount this news and confuse the public as they’re so good at doing, but here’s a brilliant excerpt from the Climate Reality Project that I find completely indisputable. Continue reading →