Archive | November 17, 2016

“Humans Aren’t Just Changing the Climate. We’re Changing ‘Life Itself’”

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http://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2016-11-16/humans-aren-t-just-changing-the-climate-we-re-changing-life-itself

The earth has warmed barely a single degree Celsius, and yet virtually no place on the planet is unaffected by climate change. That’s the conclusion of both a new study published in the journal Science and a popular-science book out this week, The Unnatural World, by David Biello, the science curator at TED and a Scientific Americancontributing editor.

“This new age is not just climate change,” Biello writes, “it is everything change: the sky, the sea, the land, the rocks, life itself.”

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