Attenborough, Gates and the battle between optimism and pessimism | Curio

Attenborough, Gates and the battle between optimism and pessimism

6 mins | May 27, 2021

Kick start your day with a 15-min audio story that challenges and inspires your mind. Listen to expert voices across Technology, Business, Psychology and Health — bringing you new perspectives, insights and ideas. Released every Monday to Friday, we’ll help you practice curiosity and open-mindedness as part of your daily routine. Today's pick: Climate change is worrying even the most determined optimists. Sir David Attenborough has predicted a devastating future for the earth as a result of climate change. On the other hand, Bill Gates is more optimistic. Gideon Rachman looks at both of their positions and examines who is right.

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