Newclick talked to D Raghunandan, former President, All India Peoples Science Network on climate change. Climate change has been causing extreme weather across the globe. Cyclones in Texas, unprecedented rains in Houston, Mumbai rains, all the weather disasters are caused by climate change. With Trump cutting funds for scientific research and calling climate change a “chinese conspiracy”, US is likely to suffer more. The hopes however lie with 430 cities, in 25 states in US, who have pledged to meet the climate targets of Paris.