The world has about nine years before it suffers a climate disaster, Leonardo DiCaprio has warned.
The aging Hollywood actor put forth the dismal timeline during an interview with Deadline, where he discussed his recent film, “Don’t Look Up” – a satirization of two scientists’ struggle to warn people of a comet on a collision course with Earth – and his non-profit foundation dedicated to “global warming.”
“I’ve had two great passions in my life. That has been acting, and the protection of the natural world and getting the message out about the climate crisis,” DiCaprio responded when asked what his biggest issue fighting the so-called climate crisis has been.
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