Comparison of early to mid-summer conditions along the eastern seaboard vs. the West Coast.
More countries have set new record high temperatures in 2010 than during any other year since instrumental records began.
The Copenhagen Diagnosis is a major climate change report released on November 24, 2009. Key findings in the report include that climate-related changes are happening faster than scientists expected only a few years ago and that the average scientific projection for sea level rise has increased sharply.
Present vs. projected August days over 95 degrees Fahrenheit
Present vs. projected August days over 90 degrees Fahrenheit