U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry doesn’t mince words when it comes to climate change skeptics. “If they’re wrong: catastrophe,” Kerry is reported to have said Thursday morning during a speech at the Wind Technology Testing Center in Charlestown. “Life as you know it on Earth ends.” “Climate change can seem like a distant, future challenge. It’s dangerous to believe we have time to wait,” he said.
'During the U.N. climate summit in New York City recently, some world leaders took the opportunity to pledge support for the Green Climate Fund...But many wealthy countries — most notably, the United States — haven’t contributed yet.'