Guy McPherson: Global Dimming & The Bad News About Collapse

The collapse of industrial civilization, as a result of abrupt climate change, will lead to a severe reduction of fossil fuel consumption and to the immediate diminishment of the “Global Dimming” effect, in which particulates flung into the Earth’s atmosphere from decades of fossil fuel use will begin to settle, resulting in an abrupt rise in global average temperature, likely leading to the near-term extinction of the human species and the mass death of countless living beings on this planet.

Guy McPherson is a public speaker, researcher, author, and professor emeritus of natural resources and ecology and evolutionary biology at the University of Arizona. Learn more about Guy McPherson’s work regarding the subjects discussed in this segment on his website https://guymcpherson.com

This is a segment of episode #128 of Last Born In The Wilderness “This Is Probably It: Put On A Good Face, Time Is Short w/ Guy McPherson.” Listen to the full episode: https://bit.ly/2KdsRQC