A 1912 news article ominously forecasted the catastrophic effects of fossil fuels on climate change — Quartz

A short news clip from a New Zealand paper published in 1912 has gone viral as an example of an early news story to make the connection between burning fossil fuels and climate change. Published Aug. 14, 1912. It wasn’t, however, the first article to suggest that our love for coal was wreaking destruction on…

via A 1912 news article ominously forecasted the catastrophic effects of fossil fuels on climate change — Quartz

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