What Happens After Global Warming (Part 2)

| 3/31/2011 10:30:14 AM


This article is an adaptation of the introduction to J. Curt Stager’s Deep Future: The Next 100,000 Years of Life on Earth (Thomas Dunne Books, an imprint of St. Martin’s Press), published here courtesy of the author and publisher. 

This excerpt appears in two parts. Part II is printed below. To Read Part I, in which Stager describes two scenarios—one moderate, one extreme—as possible results of our response to climate change, click here. 


Kendree Sampson
4/6/2011 3:34:13 PM

The best political take on climate change I've ever seen. Way to go from a chemical engineer and energy researcher who is tired of politics trumping science in the media. Both are relevant; but they are distinct.

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