Tired of hearing how every month or year is one for the record books? So are some climate scientists

A green road sign with the words "Record Highs Just Ahead" sits against the backdrop of a partially cloudy sky.

In today’s warming world, every month or year seems like a scene out of Groundhog Day where it’s the same message over and over: Earth’s temperature is rising to dangerous levels. While some climate scientists also feel tired of the repetitiveness, they say it’s a message that bears repeating for a very important reason.