Climate change has not been caused by one bad actor, and it won’t be solved by one silver bullet. Instead, climate change is being caused by a web of problems and is being addressed by another web of mitigation and adaptation strategies.
Globally, there has been significant progress to limit greenhouse gas emissions and slow global warming, but it hasn’t been enough.
It’s a complicated story and the charts, included as part of the latest Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change report which was published Monday, tell the story visually, which can be helpful.
While the mix of factors and solutions are all incremental, the consequences of inaction are both dire and clear.
“We are on a fast…