Climate change: overpopulation is the elephant in the roomBMJ 2019; 365 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.l2373 (Published 03 June 2019) Cite this as: BMJ 2019;365:l2373
- Gee Yen Shin, consultant virologist
- University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK
There is very little to argue against in the editorial by Stott and colleagues.1 Apart from the climate denier fringe, it is received wisdom that climate change is a real phenomenon, it is caused by human activity, and it is an existential threat to almost all life on Earth.
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