Ten Billion, Stephen Emmott
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Ten Billion

Author: Stephen Emmott

Narrator: Jonathan Cowley

Unabridged: 1 hr 14 min

Format: Digital Audiobook

Publisher: Random House Audio

Published: 09/10/2013

Genre: Political Science - Public Policy - Environmental Policy

Synopsis

Deforestation. Desertification. Species extinction. Global warming. Growing threats to food and water. The driving issues of our times are the result of one huge problem: Us.
 
As the population continues to grow, our problems will increase. And this means that every way we look at it, a planet of ten billion people is likely to be a nightmare.
 
Stephen Emmott, a scientist whose lab is at the forefront of research into complex natural systems, sounds the alarm. TEN BILLION is a snapshot of our planet, and our species, approaching a crisis, and a stark analysis of where this leaves us. TEN BILLION is not another climate book. TEN BILLION is a book about us.

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