Tuesday, July 28, 2009
yup, it sure is getting hotter
Check out the spreading red thanks to climate change + heat island effect. And that last one is 10 years ago. Wonder what today's would look like.
"Tokyo has turned into a nightmare caused by government policy that prioritises the economy over environmental protection," said Komichi Ikeda, deputy director of the Environmental Research Institute Inc., a private organization comprising environmental scientists.
A report released by the Tokyo Metropolitan government shows that average temperature rise in the capital over the course of the 20th century has been 3 degrees C.