worse than we thought – by just about any measure!

As climate change exceeds the worst projections, scientists underscore the urgency of reducing emissions.

By just about any measure, global warming is matching or exceeding experts’ worst projections, and could bring drastic change to our planet, including a 19-foot sea level rise and the extinction of many species, according to a new report released today.

We are in the lead-up to an historic climate summit — the Copenhagen climate summit — and it is absolutely essential that any policy making regarding climate change be based on the best and most up-to-date science, said co-author Michael Mann of Pennsylvania State University in State College.

Discovery.com, 11 Feb 2013