13 May Climate Change News: Pentagon Warns of National Security Threats from Global Warming
Vice recently published a story about a new report released by Pentagon officials regarding the national security threat climate change poses for the United States. The article reports:
Rising sea levels, hotter global temperatures, wildly fluctuating precipitation patterns, and more frequent extreme weather systems will likely intensify global instability, hunger, and poverty.
These threats, along with many others, are what we face if we fail to address climate change – and fast.