Droughts, floods, wildfires. These might look like separate events, but they are all part of a wider changing climate affecting the entire planet.
More and more people are talking about the ‘climate crisis’ or ‘climate emergency’. But what does it actually mean?
The climate crisis, which includes the warming of our planet and the loss of biodiversity, is humanity’s greatest threat. While it might feel separate from our lives, it’s affecting all of us every day – from increased pollution to unbearable heat waves.
Learn the basics of what the climate crisis actually means and why it matters – take the quiz.