@Violet Rose in The Rain
Sabotaging long term infrastructure for short term profits. Humans have a great capacity to cripple civilization for personal gain like we saw in Mar A Lago.
Everyone in science, engineering, technology and math knows climate change is real, a few fundemental principles prove that climate is indeed an evolving system that can become incompatible with human life. Some chose to deny it for money and business opportunities. I don’t think all climate deniers are stupid no, some are actually sociopaths.
Atmospheric carbon is multiple times higher than its ever been in Earths history due to the industrial revolution.
Our next mass extinction event will be the anthropic (human made) extinction. over 600 species already gone since 1500ad, 1500 more endanger, and an estimated 1 million (1/8th of total species) will be endangered by the extinction event.