Most American say that climate change is contributing to the Southwest heat wave, and a growing share say that climate change has made things worse in their lives. 55% of Americans recognize that climate change is contributing to extreme weather events such as the heat wave across the Southwest United States. 58% of Americans recognize that human activity is causing climate change. 56% of Americans say that climate change is an established scientific fact.
Poll: Amid heat wave, more Americans say climate change has 'made things worse' in their lives