Audio: 2019 Was The 2nd-Hottest Year On Record, According To NASA And NOAA

Climate Change // 5-mins

From NPR: "Last year was the second hottest on record globally, according to the latest climate data collected by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration and NASA.

It's the latest confirmation that the Earth is steadily getting hotter — the planet has already warmed about 1.8 degrees Fahrenheit (or almost 1 degree Celsius) compared with in the mid-20th century — and that robust greenhouse gas emissions are causing global warming to continue unabated."

Published on NPR on January 15, 2020.