little by little, the Earth shifts into a very unusual and quite destructive state . . . in isolation, each incident of flooding or catastrophic fire may not seem much different than times past
but the scale and number is quite different, I believe; add the increasing numbers of dead sea life washing up on shore into the mix and it is not so hard to imagine that things are not so good
the Earth -- weather, earthquakes, erosion of clean water, overbuilt cities on shaky ground with inadequate supplies of water or power, rising sea levels, etc
THIS all "adds up"
worrying about Trump's tweets
doesn't change the FACT
that there are ecological challenges facing us that are quite real and potentially very very very