Climate Change - The Facts by Sir David Attenborough

After one of the hottest years on record, Sir David Attenborough looks at the science of climate change and potential solutions to this global threat. Interviews with some of the world’s leading climate scientists explore recent extreme weather conditions such as unprecedented storms and catastrophic wildfires.

They also reveal what dangerous levels of climate change could mean for both human populations and the natural world in the future.

 

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