#climatechange: Warming stripes

Ed Hawkins is a climate scientist in the National Centre for Atmospheric Science (NCAS) at the University of Reading.  Effectively communicating climate change is a challenge, but the warming stripes of Ed Hawkins are doing well. Each stripe represents the global temperature of a single year, ordered from 1850 till 2017. The colour scale represents the change in global temperatures covering 1.35°C

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