The Uninhabitable Earth: A Story of the Future by David Wallace-Wells

The Uninhabitable Earth: A Story of the Future

David Wallace-Wells

336 pages first pub 2019 (editions)

nonfiction science reflective slow-paced


The slowness of climate change is a fairy tale, perhaps as pernicious as the one that says it isn't happening at all, and if your anxiety about it is dominated by fears of sea-level rise, you are barely scratching the surface of what terrors are p...

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