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2015 Was the Warmest Year on Record, and It Wasn’t Even Close

2015 Was the Warmest Year on Record, and It Wasn’t Even Close

The numbers are in, and they are unforgiving: 2015 was the hottest year on record, and it wasn’t even close. The announcement was expected—scientists monitoring global temperatures predicted before the end of the year that 2015 would set a record for warmth, …Continue reading

The World Is More Unequal Than Ever. Is That Because of Technology?

The world’s richest 62 people now control as much wealth as the poorest 3.5 billion. Let that sink in—it’s a key finding from a report (PDF) out Monday by Oxfam showing the shocking extent of inequality in the world today. The pattern …Continue reading

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