November 8, 2016
ICYMI—Check out Before the Flood, Leonardo DiCaprio and National Geographic's documentary exploring climate change and the dangers it brings. We like Global Citizen's run down of 9 takeaway facts:
- Greenland and the Arctic are on track to melt entirely.
- The last time the Earth was four degrees celsius warmer was 4 million years ago.
- 50% of all coral has been lost in the past 30 years.
- 700 million Indians cook with biomass, aka cow dung.
- Cows are environmentally hazardous.
- China is the world’s biggest polluter, but it also invests the most in sustainable energy.
- Elon Musk has a plan.
- espite scientific evidence, not everyone believes in climate change, and that has slowed action.
- You can make a difference.