Hurricane Irma, global warming and the bomb: comparing energy giants

Hurricane Irma, global warming and the bomb: comparing energy giants

SOURCE: National Observer DATE: October 11, 2017 SNIP: [H]ow does the ferocious energy of Hurricane Irma measure up to the energy that global warming is adding to our climate? Global warming is pumping energy into our climate at the rate of: * 4 atomic bombs a second * 36 Hurricane Irmas​ blasting non-stop * 13 times all global energy use However you slice it, it’s a crazy-huge amount of...