“A new report argues you’re more likely to die in a mass extinction than a car crash”

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Nuclear war. Climate change. Pandemics that kill tens of millions.

These are the most viable threats to globally organized civilization. They’re the stuff of nightmares and blockbusters—but unlike sea monsters or zombie viruses, they’re real, part of the calculus that political leaders consider everyday.

And according to a new report from the U.K.-based Global Challenges Foundation, they’re much more likely than we might think.

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My name is Isabelle Whitehead. I was a member of the Bolton School group on the Operation Wallacea 2015 expedition to Peru.

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