The environment in 2050: flooded cities, forced migration – and the Amazon turning to savannah

The environment in 2050: flooded cities, forced migration – and the Amazon turning to savannah


After storms Dirk, Petra, Qumaira, Ruth monster storm was the latest of the series of Atlantic storms battering Brittany’s coast, France. Photo source: ©© Cecile Nouail

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A storm is certainly brewing. The science is clear on that. The question now is how we face it.

Unless we focus on shared solutions, violent storms and devastating blazes could be the least of the world’s troubles. Civilisation itself will be at risk…

Read Full Article; Guardian UK (12-30-2019)

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