David Wallace-Wells

David Wallace-Wells is a columnist and author of "The Uninhabitable Earth: Life After Warming," which explores all the ways climate change will transform human experience on this planet.

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David Wallace-Wells is the deputy editor of New York Magazine and author The Uninhabitable Earth: Life After Warming, an international best seller now published in more than 20 languages. The New York Times called The Uninhabitable Earth both "brilliant" and "the most terrifying book I have ever read," and the Washington Post called it "this generation’s Silent Spring."

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