A wildfire burns in the Cajon Pass in San Bernardino county, Calif, Aug. 16, 2016. In addition to record-breaking temperatures, 2016 has also brought more than its fair share of severe weather events, from flooding to fires.

Climate Change Deniers Can’t Deny That Every Month Of 2016 Has Been The Hottest On Record

A recent study suggests that without drastic action to mitigate the effects of climate change, global warming could cost the millennial generation $8.8 trillion.