The rapidly approaching existential threat to human civilization as we know it.
We are on track to hit 2 degrees global temperature rise above pre industrial temperatures by mid century. By 2100 we are on track to be at around 4-5 degrees warming above pre industrial revolution temperatures.
‘A Special Sadness’: Floods Bring Death to a German Care Home
Given no warning and trapped by fast-rising waters, 12 disabled residents of a care home drowned before aid could arrive, shaking Germans everywhere.
The powerful, wealthy countries can not assemble the political will to take decisive action on the climate crisis. Have they made peace with the idea that they're going to have to adapt rather than really change and confront route causes?