After decades of delay and inaction, the climate crisis is here. Already, the rapid warming of the earth is causing changes in weather patterns, increasing the frequency and severity of extreme weather events, sea level rise, floods, droughts, wildfires, and turning farmland into deserts. As things get worse, many people’s homes becoming uninhabitable. Millions will be forced to move to other parts of the world to find safe places to live.
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