The Guardian: How viral cat videos are warming the planet
The Guardian: How viral cat videos are warming the planet. http://google.com/newsstand/s/CBIw-tuOzCY
Watching another episode on Netflix, reading the Guardian online and downloading apps are not obvious ways to pollute the atmosphere. But collectively, our growing appetite for digital services means the datacentres that power them are now responsible for about 2% of global greenhouse gas emissions, a similar share to aviation.