Journalist and author David Wallace-Wells has written widely on why he believes climate change may render the earth inhabitable.
His 2017 cover story for New York Magazine “The Uninhabitable Earth.” is the most widely read article in the online history of the magazine. He outlined a worse case scenario in the not too distant future due to global warming, and has followed it up with a book The Uninhabitable Earth – a story of the future.
It begins with the lines – it is worse, much worse than you think. The slowness of climate change is a fairy tale.