Top Pro & Con Arguments
Human-caused global warming is changing weather systems and making heat waves and droughts more intense and more frequent.
A National Climate Assessment report said human-caused climate changes, such as increased heat waves and drought, “are visible in every state.”The American Meteorological Society found that anthropogenic climate change “greatly increased” (up to 10 times) the risk for extreme heat waves. Globally, 75% of extremely hot days are attributable to warming caused by human activity. A World Weather Attribution study found that anthropogenic climate change increased the likelihood of wildfires such as the ones that raged across Australia in 2019-2020 by at least 30% since 1900. Read More