SINGAPORE (Apr 22): The solution to human-induced climate change is finally in clear view. Thanks to rapid advances in zero-carbon energy technologies and sustainable food systems, the world can realistically end greenhouse-gas emissions by mid-century at little or no incremental cost, and with decisive benefits for safety and health. The main obstacle is inertia: Politicians continue to favour the fossil-fuel industry and traditional agriculture mainly because they do not know better or are on the take.

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