With an increase in abnormal weather, severe droughts and flooding, and numerous species nearing the brink of extinction, it’s hard to contest that climate change isn’t a problem touching every corner of the earth. But how much damage is global warming really reaping on our planet? This infographic created by LearnStuff illustrates the warming trend that has been occurring since the onset of the Industrial Revolution, its effects and how without efforts to change the way we live, we’re simply hurling our planet towards irreversible destruction. Hit the jump to see the complete infographic and to learn about some simple measures you can take to reduce your carbon footprint.

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