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Op-EdsNovember 6, 2017
The Climate Risks We Face
Climate Impact Lab co-director Robert Kopp and other authors of the Climate Science Special Report released by the United States Global Change Research Program highlight the finding that “human activities, especially emissions of greenhouse gases, are the dominant cause of the observed warming since the mid-20th century.” The report confirms and strengthens what the vast majority of climate scientists have known for decades: that climate is changing and humans are primarily responsible.
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Lab co-director Robert Kopp helped write the “Climate Science Special Report: Fourth National Climate Assessment, Volume I,” released by the United States Global Change Research Program. This comprehensive report provides the most up-to-date climate science assessment in the world. It was compiled by 51 authors, the majority of whom were drawn from federal agencies.Read