One of the reasons science isn’t getting its message across on Global Warming is that it doesn’t have a PR department.
The best map I could find to tell the story of +4ºC Global Warming is so small it’s almost unreadable.
But it comes from a credible source, William Rees Environmental Scientist at the University of British Columbia, from a speech: The Vulnerability and Resilience of Cities.
MESSAGE TO SCIENTIFIC COMMUNITY: GET YOUR FUCKING ACT TOGETHER, WE NEED TO KNOW THIS STUFF.
Explaining the code at the bottom of the pic, from left to right
• Light green — Food growing zone • Light brown — Uninhabitable desert • Dark Brown — Uninhabitable due to floods, drought, extremes • Dark Green — Potential for reforestation • Red — Land lost due to sea levels