The prolonged solar minimum is lulling the world into an even deeper complacency regarding the need for radical change required to drastically cut negative inputs into the global climate system. The politically-driven delays (caused by the lobbies of fossil-fuel industries primarily) to a real agreement on CO2 reductions has now pushed us well past the tipping point. Sea levels will rise dramatically in less than 50 years, with devastating shoreline changes coming in around 20 years. History will record our folly yet again. BBC article with the latest bad news.
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