Communicator (communicator) wrote,

Global warming

The biosphere threatened? But that's where all my friends live!

watervole posts a link to this New Scientist map of the world in 100 years time following a 4C rise in temperature.
ALLIGATORS basking off the English coast; a vast Brazilian desert; the mythical lost cities of Saigon, New Orleans, Venice and Mumbai; and 90 per cent of humanity vanished.

Wasn't it considerably hotter than that in the Eocene, and the planet was heavily wooded and supported a massive number of mammals? However, I suppose it is the speed of change is what would cause the problem.

Worth reading the whole article.

  • Phew what a scorcher

    I see Gove has backed down on climate change and it's back in the curriculum again.

  • GCSE Computer Science

    My book is now for sale

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