Warning Heard Around the Globe

Top Kiwi scientist, Dr Peter Barrett, has warned the world “if we continue our present growth path, we are facing extinction … Not in millions of years, or even millennia, but by the end of this century.” An expert on climate change, Barrett is this year’s recipient of the prestigious Marsden award and Director of Victoria University’s Antarctic Research Centre.

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