New Report Confirms Antarctica Is Melting Away as We Watch, Faster Every Year


It’s us.

This Is What a Holy Shit Moment for Global Warming Looks Like


According to two new studies, the collapse of much of the West Antarctic Ice Sheet may now be irreversible. That could ultimately mean 10 feet of sea level rise.

4 Climate Myths You’ll Hear This Week

Your uncle, yelling at you about how global warming has stopped Jinga/Shutterstock and Jessica Robertson/USGS

‘Tis the season of climate denial. Be prepared.


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