16 Dec '11, 12am

Global Warming Could be Irreversible in -5 Years

Global Warming Could be Irreversible in -5 Years

“We have absolutely no time to waste,” said Dr. William Tumminelli, lead author of the report, which stresses it is utterly crucial the world cut its carbon footprint in half by the year 2000. “If we wait until 1998 or even 1995 to really start doing something about climate change, our planet’s rising temperature will already have set in motion a series of devastating and irreparable long-term consequences. We need to have strict international rules in place well ahead of 2006 or, to be blunt, many of the earth’s inhabitants will be doomed.”

Full article: http://planetsave.com/2011/12/15/global-warming-could-be-...

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