You just lived through the warmest January on record
Global Warming

You just lived through the warmest January on record

Warmest January, ever. Image: Copernicus Climate Change Service / ECMWF By Mark Kaufman2020-02-04 18:00:36 UTC For 421 straight months, Earth has been warmer than average. January 2020 continued where 2019 left off, as the planet’s relentless, long-term heating trend — stoked by skyrocketing atmospheric carbon dioxide concentrations — resulted in the warmest global January on…

‘Antarctica Melts,’ NASA Says, Showing Effects Of A Record Warm Spell
Nature & Science

‘Antarctica Melts,’ NASA Says, Showing Effects Of A Record Warm Spell

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