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You walk out into the streets. They're melting.
Which is strange, because it's raining. Wait, that's not rain. That's sulphuric acid. Your umbrella is melting too.
"We are close to the tipping point where global warming becomes irreversible," Hawking told the BBC. "Trump's action could push the Earth over the brink, to become like Venus, with a temperature of 250 degrees, and raining sulphuric acid."
He was specifically referring to Trump's was invented by the Chinese for material gain.and his seeming belief that, well, the concept of global warming
"By denying the evidence for climate change, and pulling out of the Paris Climate Agreement, Donald Trump will cause avoidable environmental damage to our beautiful planet, endangering the natural world, for us and our children," Hawking told the BBC.
The White House didn't immediately respond to a request for comment.
Oddly, Hawking was speaking to the network as part of his 75th birthday celebrations. He seemed unable to muster much good cheer. Actually, he doesn't seem to have been in a chipper mood about our future for some time.
He's worried that. He's insisted that we'll . And he's never felt a lump in his throat about Trump. He's confessed to being .
Even in this latest BBC interview, he cast a somber veil over our future.
"I fear evolution has inbuilt greed and aggression to the human genome," he said. "There is no sign of conflict lessening, and the development of militarized technology and weapons of mass destruction could make that disastrous."
There's certainly no sign of conflict lessening when the president is.
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