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Date of Publication: October 24
Year of Publication: 2023
Publication City: London, UK
Publisher: The Guardian
Author(s): Damian Carrington
Life on planet is in peril, say climate experts, as they call for a rapid and just transition to a sustainable future.
Earth’s “vital signs” are worse than at any time in human history, an international team of scientists has warned, meaning life on the planet is in peril.
Their report found that 20 of the 35 planetary vital signs they use to track the climate crisis are at record extremes. As well as greenhouse gas emissions, global temperature and sea level rise, the indicators also include human and livestock population numbers.
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