It’s getting hard to avoid noticing the impact of climate change, but mankind (true to form) is trying its best to do so.
The threat, which mainly results through emissions of carbon dioxide from the burning of fossil fuels, is absent from the US presidential debate. Republicans call it a hoax. The Democrats have other priorities.
The UK coalition government is close to reversing a pledge to oppose a third runway at Heathrow Airport, once a plank for its green credentials.
Why the lack of interest?