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The Uninhabitable Earth with David Wallace-Wells

The Uninhabitable Earth with David Wallace-Wells

Update: 2019-03-0527
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Is it too late for us? Scientists have spent decades sounding the alarm on the devastating effects of climate change. And for decades, society decided to do pretty much nothing about it. In fact, over the past 30 years, we’ve done more damage to the climate than in all of human history! Now, there’s a real chance we may have waited too long to avoid widespread tragedy and suffering. In his book “The Uninhabitable Earth”, David Wallace-Wells depicts a catastrophic future far worse than we ever imagined...and far sooner than we thought. It is undoubtedly a brutal truth to face, as you will hear in this episode, but if there’s any hope to avert the worst case scenarios, we have to start now.

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The Uninhabitable Earth with David Wallace-Wells

The Uninhabitable Earth with David Wallace-Wells

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