Breaking-away of the Iceberg …and Locking-up of the World

Breaking-away of the Iceberg …and Locking-up of the World

The world today is ‘locked’ in more sense than one. Brutal inequality, dreadful terrorism, unashamed threats on territorial claims and bullying on nuclear missile attacks have all locked the civilization in spiral trajectory of global hazard without any sign of slowing down. Recent climate studies by Nature Climate Change, published on 31st July 2017, expose that the world has also ‘locked’ itself in the way never happened in human history of more than eight hundred thousand years when even ancestors of Neanderthals-homo  sapiens sapiens  lived. It reveals steady and steep rise of warming of the Earth’s temperature due to the human induced Green House Gases (GHGs) that have already been emitted in the past, thereby locking the fate of the Earth due to climate change. As per study, there is only one percent chance, irrespective of the global action, to limit the temperature rise at 1.5 deg Celsius. 1.5 deg C is...
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