Everything happens for a reason"
it does.
I once did something particularly stupid, and got into trouble.
There was a reason for it. I did something stupid.

Carbon Zero

Earth Rules

Zero Magnetic

Three Tenors - Three Gorges - Three Blind Mice - Three Little Pigs - Three Stooges
...Three Scenarios
World bodies, nations, religions, the media and mankind keep talking about whether and how to stem global warming, but cannot agree: and end up doing nothing. The pace of natural calmaties, human population explosion, rampant consumption, demise of flora and fauna continues as now. edia edia
Resulting in Earth taking its revenge by a cruel process of attrition in which a large part of the human species is culled by means of flood, famine, drought and wars over habitation and resources.
....All within the 21st century.