World Scientists’ Warning to Humanity: A Second Notice

@article{Ripple2017WorldSW,
  title={World Scientists’ Warning to Humanity: A Second Notice},
  author={William J. Ripple and Christopher Wolf and Thomas M. Newsome and Mauro Galetti and Mohammed Alamgir and Eileen Crist and Mahmoud Ibrahim Mahmoud and William F. Laurance and Alessio Collalti},
  journal={BioScience},
  year={2017},
  volume={67},
  pages={1026-1028}
}
Twenty-five years ago, the Union of Concerned Scientists and more than 1700 independent scientists, including the majority of living Nobel laureates in the sciences, penned the 1992 "World Scientists’ Warning to Humanity" (see supplemental file S1). These concerned professionals called on humankind to curtail environmental destruction and cautioned that "a great change in our stewardship of the Earth and the life on it is required, if vast human misery is to be avoided." In their manifesto… Expand

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