Climate change: By the numbers

POSTED: 6:27 AM Sep 27 2013   UPDATED: 7:42 AM Sep 23 2014

Climate change will be front and center at this week's United Nations Climate Summit. Here's a look at climate change by the numbers.

1 / 15
Oswaldo Rivas/Reuters

Climate change will be front and center at this week's United Nations Climate Summit. Late last year, the United Nations has released a benchmark study on the issue that further strengthens the suspicions many scientists already have -- that humans are making the Earth warmer which, in turn, is having disastrous impacts on everything from weather to sea levels.

advertisement