«Humanity is sitting on a time bomb. If the greatest world’s scientists are right, we have ten years to avoid a catastrophe that could trigger a destructive spiral in the entire planet’s climate system, with extreme weather, floods, droughts, epidemics and heat waves never recorded before: and we are the cause of this catastrophe.»
These Al Gore’s words introduced the launch in 2006 of An Inconvenient Truth, a documentary film on the problem of global warming that saw him as protagonist.
What has changed over the years? What solutions have been adopted? Scientific American based on a research of ClimateWire, tried to answer these questions, we recommend to re-watch An Inconvenient Truth, always a lucid and detailed analysis of the causes that more and more nowadays affect the health of our planet, and read the cited article.
You can purchase the documentary, for instance here.