Record heat in California: we're seeing climate change unfold before our eyes

Record heat in California: we're seeing climate change unfold before our eyes

Historic heat is upon California. Record temperatures were recorded in dozens of places and, already, this heat is posing an “extreme” health risk for tens of millions of people. Without climate change, this almost certainly wouldn’t be happening. It’s getting (unnaturally) hot in here California has always been prone to extreme weather events, but this is something else. Almost 75 million people, mainly in western California, are experiencing this extreme weather. To make matters even worse, several wildfires have erupted …