Looming Warming Spurt Could Reshape Climate Debate

By John Upton

Humanity is about to experience a historically unprecedented spike in temperatures.

That’s the ominous conclusion of a vast and growing body of research that links sweeping Pacific Ocean cycles with rates of warming at the planet’s surface — warming rates that could affect how communities and nations respond to threats posed by climate change.



By Fred Dunn (CC BY-NC 2.0)