Climate change continues to be the most urgent challenge facing humankind. 2015 is recorded as the warmest year in history; heat waves, rising sea levels and water shortages are just a few of the potentially catastrophic results of unchecked environmental damage. What can you do to help save the environment before it’s too late? Knowledge is the best place to start.
This story, “A Wrenching Choice for Alaska Towns in the Path of Climate Change” from the New York Times highlights the very real effects of global warming on the lives of small-town Americans.