Scientific proof: climate change is happening now

The world is warming faster than at any time in the last 12,000 years. The 1990s was the hottest decade in the past millennium.

As global warming tightens its grip, the effects are being felt from the highest mountain peaks to the depths of the oceans. In just the last few years there are numerous examples of how this is affecting people and nature all over the world.


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The world is the warmest it has been in the last 12,000 years as a result of rapid warming over the past 30 years.
Article: James Hansen, Makiko Sato, Reto Ruedy, Ken Lo, David W. Lea, and Martin Medina-Elizade. Global temperature change.PNAS 2006 103: 14288-14293. http://www.pnas.org/cgi/content/abstract/103/39/14288
Climate change is affecting home range, abundance and breeding cycles of many of Australia’s frog species

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