Climate change is mankind's greatest challenge and we must act together or else face the consequences.
If the world fails to take action on this planetary emergency, over 100 million people will die from climate change by
Already, millions of people are dying each year as a direct result of global warming and air pollution. If no action is taken, this number will only rise drastically in the upcoming decades.
However, the reality is that our planet itself is not at stake, it is the biosphere and the species that dwell in it.
Already, hundreds of species have been affected and have already started to migrate towards the poles.
Many more will become extinct in the near future.
Unfortunately, there are many more effects that are occurring right now.
For instance, in addition to record high temperatures, there will be an increase in the frequency and ferocity of
It will also lead to
In truth, this crisis goes even beyond that: it will affect every single ecosystem on the face of this planet by altering
Our production of greenhouse gases has plagued the atmosphere since the dawn of the industrial revolution, increasing the concentration of carbon dioxide from 280 to almost 400 ppm.
There is more carbon dioxide in the atmosphere now than at any time in the last 800,000 years.
Since then, our planet has increasingly warmed as a direct result of the greenhouse effect.
More specifically, some of the many causes of this crisis include:
Fortunately, it is not too late.
There are many ways in which we can help solve the climate crisis.
Some of things we can do include:
Furthermore, these actions will provide several benefits to your health and will even save you money.
More importantly, it will help millions of people around the world who are, or will soon be, facing the dire consequences of climate change.
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