This is an excerpt from The Cartoon Introduction to Climate Change, which is available at local bookstores, or wherever books are sold. It’s by Yoram Bauman and Grady Klein, and published by Island Press. (Seattlelites, you can also see Bauman speak tonight at Town Hall.) Click to embiggen the illustrations: Chapter 9: Life on earth When circumstances change, living things adapt Many of the changing circumstances in the world today are caused by humans... Climate change is likely to be a big problem for species that evolve slowly.. A changing world may be less of a problem for species that evolve quickly.. As for how climate change will affect humans Of course adaptation won't necessarily be easy for anyone "You can see the gap between rich and poor when you look at sea level rise ... ... higher food prices ... Fortunately, economic growth will likely mean more rich people and fewer poor people in the decades ahead.