Human Civilization Likely To End By 2050 Du | BLOG Certified
By Christopher Thompson The consequences of climate change are already well-documented, and yet it appears as if the situation is even bleaker than many people imagine. Perhaps more significantly, these consequences are catching up to humans much more quickly than expected. In fact, there's a good chance that human society could collapse entirely by 2050 due to the various effects of climate change, according to a report published by independent Australian think tank Breakthrough National Centre for Climate Restoration. The authors say that current climate models understate the severity of the situation, which is far grimmer than these models paint as climate change poses a "near- to mid-term existential threat to human civilization." How Will Human Civilization End? The paper goes on to predict the end starting with governments brushing off scientists' recommendations to find alternative sources of energy, which inevitably results in the global temperature rising to 5.4 degrees