PRI's The World Edit this Published by PRI's The World A new report from the US government shows how the impacts of climate change are already harming the US Listen Queue Download this audio Want to embed this player? Use the code below. More info. <iframe frameborder="0" scrolling="no" height="130" width="100%" src="https://www.wnyc.org/widgets/ondemand_player/wnyc/#file=/audio/json/368556/&share=1"></iframe> Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Email a Friend The White House released its National Climate Assessment on Tuesday, and the biggest change is the tense. But we're not just talking grammar here. The report speaks of climate change in terms of the real world impact it's having today.