Rio Olympic effect: public discussion on issue of climate change increases https://t.co/IYQTBnJmDF #ClimateHour https://t.co/LmrjwqCMbV— #ClimateHour (@#ClimateHour)1470662837.0
A video, narrated by Academy Award-winning actress Judi Dench, explained the spike in the Earth's temperature and the effects of climate change around the world such as rapid ice melt and sea level rise.
Wow. What a beautiful, moving focus on #climate at the #OpeningCeremony of #RioOlympics2016. All nations together, our fates intertwined. ❤️— Mary Anne Hitt (@Mary Anne Hitt)1470446024.0
A new report from a Brazilian civil society group has found that rising temperatures due to climate change could severely affect the performance of athletes despite the games being held during Brazil's winter.
Americans watching the climate change segment of #Rio2016 ceremony are reminded that in most of the world this is not controversial.— Bill McKibben (@Bill McKibben)1470445860.0