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Climate Science: What You Need To Know

Climate Science: What You Need To Know

[MUSIC] Let’s not beat around the rapidly melting iceberg here: climate change is happening, and we’re causing it. The evidence is overwhelming. Scientists usually reserve this level of agreement for claims like “Earth is a planet” and “air is real” yet here we are, the climate change ship has now left the dock, and lots …

When will the next ice age happen? – Lorraine Lisiecki

When will the next ice age happen? – Lorraine Lisiecki

Twenty thousand years ago, the Earth was a frigid landscape where woolly mammoths roamed. Huge ice sheets, several thousand meters thick, encased parts of North America, Asia, and Europe. We commonly know it as the “Ice Age.” But geologists call it the Last Glacial Maximum. That’s because it’s the most recent time that ice reached …