|credit: UK Guardian|
An algae bloom on the eastern coast of the US harmed wildlife and fisheries. Ellicott City, MD was nearly wiped out by a 1000 year flood event this year. Greenland's annual ice cap melt started two weeks earlier; the cap is now melting over 50% of its surface adding to sea level elevation. These symptoms of Earth's fever are too numerous to mention here, and the prognosis is clearly negative. This conclusion is especially cogent when one considers 63% of 'Mericans are represented in Congress by 182 persons who are climate change deniers. Climate change denial is now the moral equivalent of denying the Holocaust.