Unwittingly in the beginning and knowing at present, we are conducting a gigantic, uncontrolled experiment with the Earth. Although many outcomes of this experiment are uncertain, they will surely be very harmful, if not catastrophic, for humans and many other species. Even if we could stop the experiment now, the force we have already unleashed will haunt us for centuries. The experiment is global warming. It is due to the human abuse of the environment as a consequence of the Industrial Revolution and the unrestrained population growth during the last 250 years.
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