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Oceans Are Getting Hotter And Ice Sheets Are Melting Faster, New IPCC Report Reveals

A new report by the U.N.’s Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change reveals the unprecedented impacts climate change is having on the Earth’s oceans and cryosphere.

Here & Now‘s Robin Young talks to IPCC Vice-Chair Ko Barrett about the key takeaways of the report.

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