Elizabeth Kolbert

Elizabeth Kolbert

Elizabeth Kolbert is a staff writer at the New Yorker and author of Field Notes From a Catastrophe: Man, Nature, and Climate Change and The Sixth Extinction: An Unnatural History.

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    Hot Tub Time Machine

    Off the coast of Italy, CO2-spewing vents are giving scientists a glimpse at the acidic oceans of our future. The results are frightening.