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The Extinction Chronicles

Monday, April 02, 2018

By Dahr Jamail, Truthout | Report

(Photo: NASA Goddard Space Flight Center)(Photo: NASA Goddard Space Flight Center; Edited: LW / TO)

Two weeks ago, I gave a keynote presentation about anthropogenic climate disruption (ACD) at a large sustainability conference in Chico, California. During the question-and-answer session following my talk, a student asked me what I thought the world would look like by 2050. His question stopped me in my tracks. I had to pause and take a deep breath, to prepare myself emotionally for what I had to tell him.

Here is the gist of what I said: Based on years of research for my forthcoming book, The End of Ice, along with my work compiling these monthly climate disruption dispatches for four years now, I know…

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