NYT claims record cold and snow 'is another example of how extreme weather has become a global reality, one that is putting the contentious issue of climate change squarely in the middle of everyday conversations.'
Promotes new Matt Damon narrated film which 'argues that climate change has geopolitical consequences, which in turn have implications for American national security. Natural catastrophes have stoked wars, political instability, a surge in refugees, even terrorism. Somber experts — from the World Bank, the Pentagon and the world of environmental sciences — tell the camera that the quickening pace of climate change can only be halted by concerted international action.'
'Forty years ago, experts said that cold, snowy winters in the East were caused by global cooling and excess Arctic ice – but now they are caused by global warming and a deficiency of Arctic ice. Isn’t science grand?'