UN Report Says Apocalyptic Climate Change Could Happen as Early as 2040

An apocalyptic world plagued by raging wildfires, blistering heatwaves, punishing super storms, and catastrophic food shortages will be unleashed within our lifetimes. That’s according to a landmark UN climate report released today.

In order to avoid such a horrific fate, (which may strike as early as 2040), the world’s leading scientists warn that global warming must stay under the 1.5 degrees celsius target enshrined in the Paris climate change pact. They call for a dramatic transformation of the world…