Next Time Your Stubborn Uncle Says Global Warming Isn't A Thing, Show Him This Map About Winters
Yes, of course, there are fluke cases of cold snaps that global warming skeptics like to point to as some sort of definitive proof. But that doesn't erase a hundred years of evidence that winters are becoming less winter-y. Numbers don't lie. MAP HINT: Click on a state to see its history and where it ranks in the fastest-warming states for a 43-year span. Toggle to the 100-year map to get a glimpse of those stats, too. Click "back to map" in the upper-right to get back to the U.S. map.