Let’s Unfreeze the Debate Over Climate Change

  • 1950-2013 Temperature Rise Animation

#headlineTravel The World In This Interactive Visualization Of Climate Change In Perspective

It’s the debate over climate change that is stuck… Climate change itself continues, although controversial.

Some say it doesn’t exist, others want to know what causes it.

But to the people of low-lying Pacific Islands and natives of Alaska, the rise of ocean waters is evidence and puts things in perspective personally.

Look to the Artic for evidence and you’ll find it. The ice cover has reduced immensely the last 35 years. The storied Northwest Passage, for the first time in human history, became completely open in 2007. Since then, it has been open several times.

Sow and cub Polar Bears (Ursus maritimus) in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, Alaska.

Polar Bears represent the climate change debate too – it is their habit being affected. Photograph by Alan D. Wilson (naturespicsonline.com: [1]) [CC BY-SA 3.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

Our source, the Bloomberg View interactive, concludes, “Responding to the risks created by climate change won’t be easy…”.

News to Share gave you the brief…

See the entire interactive exclusively on Bloomberg View Interactive.

Then unfreeze the debate!


News to Share Brief source: Bloomberg View interactive

Animation provided by NASA (Public domain) via Wikimedia Commons

Polar Bears image license CC BY-SA 3.0 granted by Alan D. Wilson of naturespicsonline.com — “Arctic NWR, Beaufort Sea, Alaska”