There are lots of motivated rebels in Dorset, raising the alarm together about the climate and ecological crisis. Don’t be shy, find your nearest group and say hi! Also click on Dorset Events to check out what’s coming up soon across the county.
This morning at Lloyd's of London's HQ (1 Lyme Street, London, UK), an activist from Insurance Rebellion was arrested after throwing a bucket of green paint over the front of the building. Insurance Rebellion say they carried out this escalation in their campaign to "highlight the shameless greenwashing being carried out by Lloyd's of London, who continue to insure fossil fuel projects across the world."
"Like so many things, temperature statistics follow a bell curve – mathematicians call these “normal distributions.” The most frequent and likely temperatures are near the average, and values farther from the average quickly become much less likely.
All else being equal, a little bit of warming shifts the bell to the right – toward higher temperatures. Even a shift of just a few degrees makes the really unlikely temperatures in the extreme “tail” of the bell happen dramatically more often. "