This week’s pick builds on last week’s, delving further into the IPCC report on Global Warming of 1.5°C. Requested by the countries most vulnerable to the consequences of climate change – which, perhaps counterintuitively, are not always the poorest, as this article shows – the report shows that an additional half a degree of global warming would put millions of people’s homes, jobs, and lives on the line. In this week’s pick, the major findings of the IPCC report are summarized and clarified, including those on the impacts of 1.5°C of global warming.

Climate Change News: 37 things you need to know about 1.5°C global warming

CONSEQUENCES: The difference between 1.5°C and 2°C of global warming