On This Day

October 8, 2018 in History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in History

  • Major climate report by Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change for the UN says planet will warm 2.7 degrees Fahrenheit (1.5 degrees Celsius) by 2040 with dire results
  • Nobel prize for Economics awarded to William Nordhaus for climate change and Paul Romer for endogenous growth theory