The Overwhelming Hugeness of Climate Change

Ditching fossil fuels will take a lot more than “going green”

Casey Williams
OneZero

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Within 30 years, parts of Miami will be under water. The coral reefs will mostly be dead. Swaths of West Africa will dry up and become infertile.

Such are the predictions of the United Nations’ Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), whose most recent…

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Casey Williams
OneZero

Casey Williams is a freelance writer covering climate, environment, and labor politics. He has written for The New York Times, HuffPost, VICE and more.