The clock has been updated using data from the 2021 IPCC report.
➡️ Previous projection: 420 Gt of CO₂ remaining on Jan 1, 2018
➡️ Updated projection: 400 Gt of CO₂ remaining on Jan 1, 2020
Please see this page for more details: https://climateclock.world/science
@lucasrizoli I think this may be in line with the 2021 IPCC report. The previous date was based on the 2018 report. https://www.carbonbrief.org/analysis-what-the-new-ipcc-report-says-about-when-world-may-pass-1-5c-and-2c
Wrote a blog post expanding on the ideas behind ClimateClockBot, and how it attempts to overcome psychological barriers in framing / thinking about climate change. http://gangles.ca/2021/05/15/climate-clock-bot/
Climate Change / Twitter
Climate Change / Earth Day
I have a keen interest / anxiety about climate change, and have read various popular books on the subject over the last few years. For Earth Day, here are a handful that I can personally recommend. 🌱🌎🔥⚠️ https://www.goodreads.com/review/list/12891580-matthew-gallant?order=d&shelf=climate-change&sort=rating
USpol, climate change
Keep it in the ground 👏 https://www.nytimes.com/2021/01/27/climate/biden-climate-executive-orders.html
Books I read in 2020: https://www.goodreads.com/user_challenges/19463425
Game designer at Naughty Dog, software engineer, Canadian abroad.
Server run by the main developers of the project It is not focused on any particular niche interest - everyone is welcome as long as you follow our code of conduct!