Why a half-degree temperature rise is a big deal
How much difference could that half-degree of wiggle room (or 0.9 degree on the Fahrenheit scale) possibly make in the real world? Quite a bit, it appears. A feature article outlining the findings of a recent study by Climate Analytics’ Dr Carl Schleussner on the differences in climate impacts between 1.5°C and 2°C warming.
Date30 June 2016