We’ve reached the point where weird weather is really the new normal. But even in a world full of strange occurrences like El Niño ice blizzards, unstoppable wildfires, and mega-droughts, the warm weather in Alaska right now is quite alarming.
NOAA just put out its latest State of the Climate report and, yes, you guessed it: It’s hot on earth. How hot it is? Really hot! It’s the second hottest year on record so far. But that’s no longer really a surprise.