COP24, the New Round of Global Climate Talks, Has Begun. We Answer Three Key Questions. | The New York Times

‘The stakes are high: While countries agreed in Paris to keep global temperatures from rising more than 2 degrees Celsius, or 3.6 degrees Fahrenheit, above preindustrial levels, the plans that various countries have written so far¬†are wildly insufficient to that task. Currently, the world is on pace for around 3 degrees Celsius of warming or more, bringing far higher risks of deadly heat waves, floods, the collapse of polar ice caps and other potential¬†calamities.’

Source: COP24, the New Round of Global Climate Talks, Has Begun. We Answer Three Key Questions. | The New York Times