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Global Warming Drove the Rise of Genghis Khan (Must have been the SUV’s they drove)

(Editor’s Note:  Not sure how this is possible, since global warming is solely the responsibility of man and his reckless, wasteful pursuit of fossil fuels, BUT, apparently thanks to global warming, the beneficial changes from a warming planet spurred the growth of the grasslands, making it possible to invade by horseback.  Gee.  Who knew?? — DQ)

Bryan Walsh — TIME — March 10, 2014

The Mongol warlord built the world’s largest land-based empire. But he couldn’t have done it without a change in climate

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