“If the scientists are right, a lot of people are going to die as a result of climate change.”
As the world dawdles, this problem will grow worse, and the solution will have to be more drastic, more expensive and disruptive. For that, we will have the climate-change skeptics to thank.
The Newark Star Ledger‘s Editorial Board had a terrific piece Friday: “Face facts: Climate change is unfolding as predicted.”
It’s so rare for any major newspaper to tell it like it is that I’m reprinting the whole thing: