Climate change is perhaps the single biggest challenge our species faces in the future. We often hear about the damage climate change will directly inflict on our civilization: increased severe weather events, extreme drought, sea-level rise and desertification. What sometimes gets less focus is the human cost of climate change
Our inclination to give in to prejudice is at the root of many afflictions plaguing humanity. We will veer away from conventional newspaper article writing and adopt a style closer to scientific articles, and explain why most of us, by not having kept up with science and logic, have helped these prejudices survive.