Changing Temperature Calls for Changing Mindset
In this article, the team of authors discuss 5 ways that climate change could affect you. The author starts out by addressing warming water, they explain whether water is a liquid, solid, or gas it still vital to life on our planet. The authors then go on to point out that the oceans help modulate CO2 levels and maintain global temperatures, while transporting nutrients and supporting marine ecosystems. As the climate changes, so will the freshwater and saltwater recourses, according to the article. The authors then urge the world to change our relationship to water as the world relationship to water changes.
Quote: “We depend on it [water] for drinking and for sustaining our crops and animals, and countless species rely on freshwater ecosystems to live”.
Fun Fact: The oceans help modulate CO2 levels and maintain global temperatures.
TEXT CONTRIBUTORS: JEREMY BERLIN, EVE CONANT, KAREN DE SEVE, CHRISTINA NUNEZ, RACHEL HARTIGAN SHEA, DANIEL STONE, CATHERINE ZUCKERMAN.
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