PLANET OF THE YEAR: With drought, famine and fouled beaches, the earth warns of environmental disaster
This wondrous globe has endured for some 4.5 billion years, but its future is clouded by man' s reckless ways: overpopulation, pollution, waste of resources and wanton destruction of natural habitats. TIME analyzes the looming ecological crisis and provides an agenda for urgent action.
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