Author

Peter Schlosser

Peter Schlosser

Peter Schlosser is vice president and vice provost of the Julie Ann Wrigley Global Futures Laboratory at Arizona State University.

COMMENTARY
East Troublesome Fire

After COP27, all signs point to world blowing past the 1.5 degrees global warming limit

By: - November 24, 2022

This commentary originally appeared on The Conversation. The world could still, theoretically, meet its goal of keeping global warming under 1.5 degrees Celsius, a level many scientists consider a dangerous threshold. Realistically, that’s unlikely to happen. Part of the problem was evident at COP27, the United Nations climate conference in Egypt. While nations’ climate negotiators […]