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Global warming is pushing heat beyond human tolerance – Inverse

The explosive growth and success of human society over the past 10,000 years has been underpinned by a distinct range of climate conditions. But the range of weather humans can encounter on Earth – the “climate envelope” – is shifting…

Global warming pushing Earth’s temperature to uninhabitable levels – World Economic Forum

Global warming is on track to reach a ‘wetbulb’ level of 35°C, where humans can no longer regulate safe body temperature through sweating. With continued exposure above this threshold, people can die by overheating. Reducing carbon emissions to net-zero can…

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Global warming pushing Earth’s temperature to uninhabitable levels – World Economic Forum

Global warming is on track to reach a ‘wetbulb’ level of 35°C, where humans can no longer regulate safe body temperature through sweating. With continued exposure above this threshold, people can die by overheating. Reducing carbon emissions to net-zero can…

We cannot ignore the links between COVID-19 and the warming planet | TheHill – The Hill

The emergence of COVID-19 suggests that global warming may present an even graver threat to human welfare than many recognize. As indicated in the scientific literature, not only could the current warming of our planet increase the likelihood of an…

Global warming now pushing heat into territory humans cannot tolerate – The Conversation UK

The explosive growth and success of human society over the past 10,000 years has been underpinned by a distinct range of climate conditions. But the range of weather humans can encounter on Earth – the “climate envelope” – is shifting…

How climate killed corals

(University of Colorado at Boulder) A squad of climate-related factors is responsible for the massive Australian coral bleaching event of 2016. If we’re counting culprits: it’s two by sea, one by land.

Future global warming arriving earlier than expected, study finds – Lewiston Morning Tribune

Climate scientists have previously warned that a lethal combination of heat and humidity will make currently inhabited parts of the planet uninhabitable for months at a time in the decades to come. New research finds that future is now. The…

Climate change has already made parts of the world too hot for humans – New Scientist News

By Adam Vaughan Climate change is already making some places unliveable AKHTAR SOOMRO/Reuters/PA Images Global warming has already made parts of the world hotter than the human body can withstand, decades earlier than climate models expected this to happen. Jacobabad…

Siberian Fires And The Temperature Of 2020

It has been reported widely that as far as the global temperature goes, 2020 has gotten off to a very warm start with a temperature possibly second only to the strong El Nino year 2016. This has led to speculation…