The deadly future that scientists warned us about is here. For years, climate scientists modeled how if we made the earth hotter, that heat had consequences. Unrelenting heat dries vegetation and makes it more likely to burn. It warms the oceans, increasing the fuel available for tropical cyclones.
Cyclone Amphan hits India & Bangladesh, already struggling with COVID-19
As I write, the strongest storm ever recorded in the Bay of Bengal has just made landfall in India and Bangladesh.