The chances of this global (Antarctic and Arctic) sea ice crash being ‘random chance’ (ie. natural) are roughly 0.00000057%.
— Assaad Razzouk (@AssaadRazzouk) December 13, 2016
So please… don’t bore me with quibbles about whether humanity is causing global warming and climate change. It is, and it is having a gigantic impact and if we don’t stop soon, we really can’t know what the future holds for us. All we know is that the past several tens of thousands of years of stable climate were pretty good for human evolution.
That’s all for now…
Oh, and here is an explanation of the significance of “5 sigma” standard deviation from normal.