UN scientists are more certain than ever that the planet is warming up at an unnatural rate and that humans are to blame.
That was the finding of a new report by the intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC).
Their assessment will help inform policy makers and the public as they consider what action to take on climate change.
One hundred and ten governments adopted the scientific consensus that, “It is extremely likely that human influence has been the dominant cause of observed warming since the mid-20th century.”
What can we do to help?
At the very least we can do our bit to recycle.
We took our mountain of old newspapers down to the waste facilities at Bellfield car park.