By 2100, some coasts could see their seas rise by up to four inches per decade.
Climate change has been on the radar for more than 20 years, but complete solutions remain elusive. Some scientists are considering geoengineering, the act of making compensatory changes to the Earth’s climate to reverse the damage that has already been done.
It now seems clear that—for better or worse—human civilization is reshaping the Earth’s climate as never before. Using for inspiration the A2 scenario included in the IPCC’s “Special Report on Emission Scenarios,” we’ve assembled an infographic timeline of the next 84 years or so of global warming.
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