‘Climate change is a slow-motion car crash’

‘Climate change is a slow-motion car crash’
Prof Peter Thorne, professor of physical geography (climate science), Maynooth University Pic: Maura Hickey

Peter Thorne of Maynooth University was recently appointed to a key UN panel on climate change. He tells Elaine Prendeville how rising global temperatures will affect Ireland and what we can do to mitigate the risks

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