Number Of Extremely Hot Days Is Soaring says a new study, reports Joe Romm at Climate Progress. The peer-reviewed reputable study (described here
says there’s been no warming “pause” — instead of average air temperature, focus on the number of extremely hot days, which have the most impact on humans, killing crops and people. These extremely hot days have soared globally in the past 15 years, as climate change continues to accelerate. Check out this graphic @@ video from NASA – http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=x3In3le_8gU – showing how the big heat has spread globally since 1980. What better time to invest in solar?
Join the swelling numbers of voters TELLING Congress they’ll vote for Clean Energy candidates here: http://signon.org/sign/we-are-the-clean-99?source=c.em.cp&r_by=487176 . This is an ongoing campaign (the next Congressional election is this year!) so please, spread the word. It’s our way of telling Congress that a strong clean energy voting bloc is out there. This is how YOU can make a difference.
For more on Climate Change, check out my weekly column at the HuffingtonPost, Climate Change This Week : http://www.huffingtonpost.com/author/index.php?author=mary-ellen-harte
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