The IPCC delivers its starkest warning yet about climate change
The effects of a hotter planet are visible around the world. The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change report (IPCC) "presents the spectacle of the possible becoming real in a similarly unnerving way, mixing close-up alarm with wide-angle context." Here, The Economist reflects how the report comes at a time punctuated with fires, floods and record-breaking temperatures - the task now lies in the high-cost politics surrounding the action.
From The Economist