UN Agency Depicts ‘Imaginary But Realistic’ Weather Forecasts for 2050

September 3, 2014 | 3:44 AM EDT

In a fresh effort to generate fervor for a far-reaching new global
climate agreement, a U.N. agency is releasing videos featuring
“imaginary but realistic” weather reports set in 2050, to illustrate the
type of extreme conditions it predicts we will face by mid-century.