20.6.07

Maapallo sellaisena kuin me sen tunnemme - ikuisesti mennyttä?


Tiedemiehet varoittavat että olemme vain kahden sukupolven (pdf) päässä välittömästä vaarasta että maapallo sellaisena kuin me sen tunnemme lakkaa olemasta.

The Earth today stands in imminent peril via The Indedependent (Environment)

"...and nothing short of a planetary rescue will save it from the
environmental cataclysm of dangerous climate change. Those are not the words of
eco-warriors but the considered opinion of a group of eminent scientists writing
in a peer-reviewed scientific journal.
By Steve Connor, Science Editor
Published: 19 June 2007

Instead of sea levels rising by about 40 centimetres, as the IPCC predicts in
one of its computer forecasts, the true rise might be as great as several metres
by 2100. That is why, they say, planet Earth today is in "imminent peril"."