Ruben Bolling’s latest “Tom the Dancing Bug” strip envisions the newsreel of a climate-changed future. Here’s a teaser: The rest is after the jump (click to embiggen).
And perhaps as much as 95 percent, according to a new computer model.
Science fiction author William Gibson, who knows from the future (he’s the guy who invented the word “cyberspace,” in 1982 mind you), explained yesterday on Twitter that he’s concerned our descendants will hate us.
Consumers can expect the worst U.S. drought in 50 years to cast a shadow across food prices throughout 2013. They're increasing at a rate well above normal.
Thought we fully expect support to plummet once it rains or becomes winter.
Stephen Colbert has learned a few things about the current drought.
We asked you to share photos of the crazy weather you've seen lately, and the results were just as ridiculous as you'd expect.
Twice in the last five years, rising food prices triggered global waves of social unrest. With drought baking U.S. crops, we may be in for another round of society-straining price spikes.
Temperature-wise. Popularity-wise, I'm sure it's doing fine.