Despite decades of ever more urgent warnings, humanity is failing to address the climate crisis. Astronomer and climate activist Bernadette Rodgers argues that climate action, in any number of ways, can get results and is a moral and professional responsibility for scientists at this critical moment in human history.
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Rodgers, B. The climate emergency demands scientists take action and here’s how. Nat Rev Phys 5, 549–550 (2023). https://doi.org/10.1038/s42254-023-00649-1