By Robert Swan, Gil Reavill
Adventurer became environmentalist Robert Swan illuminates the perils dealing with the planet come 2041—the yr whilst the foreign treaty holding Antarctica is up for review—and the numerous steps that may be taken to prevent environmental calamity.
In 1985, whilst Robert Swan walked throughout Antarctica, the delicate polar setting used to be no longer excessive in his brain. yet upon his go back, the earth’s perilous nation grew to become own: Robert’s ice-blue eyes have been singed a faded grey, as a result being uncovered to the sun’s rays passing unfiltered in the course of the depleted ozone layer. At this second, his dedication to keeping the surroundings used to be born, and in Antarctica 2041 Swan info his trip to wisdom, and his company trust that people can opposite the damage performed to the planet to date, and safe its destiny for generations to come.
Despite the dire warnings Swan increases in Antarctica 2041—exponentially excessive greenhouse-gas degrees; emerging seas; colossal species extinction—he says there's a lot we will do to ward off looming catastrophe. finally an upbeat name to motion, his ebook presents the knowledge humans have to comprehend the world’s main issue, and the instruments they should wrestle it, finally displaying us all that saving Antarctica quantities to saving ourselves.