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Climate change could make us dumber… literally

by Mike Wehner, BGR

Some might argue that mankind’s gradual destruction of planet Earth is proof that we’re not the smartest species around. I mean, how smart can we really be if we, as a species, refuse to correct our wrongs in the most dramatic way possible? Yeah, we’re not terribly smart.

Now, new research shows that as the human-caused climate crisis worsens, one of the symptoms of our increasingly sick planet may be dumber and dumber humans. I know what you’re thinking and you’re right, this probably isn’t going to end well.

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The decade we finally woke up to climate change

by Alejandra Borunda, National Geographic

The last 10 years have shown that climate change is happening now and could get much worse.

This decade, many people around the world woke up to a grim reality: Climate change is here, it’s happening now, and it could very easily get much, much worse.

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Minneapolis declares ‘climate emergency’

by Jeremiah Jacobsen, KARE11

The resolution “demands a massive-scale mobilization to halt, reverse, and address the consequences and causes of climate change.”

The Minneapolis City Council unanimously passed a resolution Friday to declare a “climate emergency.”

The resolution declares “that there is a climate emergency which demands a massive-scale mobilization to halt, reverse, and address the consequences and causes of climate change.”

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