Can Civilization Survive What’s Coming?

The new IPCC report on climate change will fill you with existential dread — rightfully so

A firefighter watches the Canyon Fire as it burns on September 25th, 2017, in Corona, California. Photo: Luis Sinco/Los Angeles Times via Getty Images

By Jeff Goodell

A thousand years from now, when some vaguely human-like machine digs through the ashes of the 21st century and tries to figure out what happened to those once-thriving animals called Homo sapiens, it may…

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