Commentary

Sustainability rooted in science

The United Nations' Sustainable Development Goals emphasize the importance of evidence-based decision-making. This is a clarion call for Earth scientists to contribute directly to the health, prosperity and well-being of all people.

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  1. Jane Lubchenco, Allison K. Barner, Elizabeth B. Cerny-Chipman and Jessica N. Reimer are at the Department of Integrative Biology, Cordley 3029, Oregon State University, Corvallis, Oregon 97331-2914, USA

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