The Problem

So why should you care?

Further info:

Press release from UN World Meteorological Organization to accompany the above video
https://public.wmo.int/en/media/press-release/2019-concludes-decade-of-exceptional-global-heat-and-high-impact-weather
The full report is available here

The impact of 4 degrees of global warming:
https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2019/may/18/climate-crisis-heat-is-on-global-heating-four-degrees-2100-change-way-we-live

IPCC Special Report: “Global Warming of 1.5°C” Summary for Teachers. 
https://d1h1wqtygap0e8.cloudfront.net/uploads/2019/08/IPCCreport15-1.pdf

Do we really have 12 years to save the planet?
https://medium.com/@drhelenawright/do-we-really-have-12-years-to-save-the-planet-58a9f58b2c7f

Excellent lecture on where we are, where we need to be:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U_gXMofQb0E