Sofia Science Festival 2020: Up to space and down to earth

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We are already a spacefaring civilisation, while our choices about the future of our Earth are becoming ever more pressing.

In that way, one may trace a line between two of the presentations at the 2020 Sofia Science Festival, one by Professor Christopher Riley, entitled “Becoming a bi-planetary species”, the other French climatologist Dr. Valérie Masson-Delmotte’s talk on “Climate change, science and society”.

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About the Author

Clive Leviev-Sawyer is the Publisher and Editor-in-Chief of The Sofia Globe. He is the author of the book Bulgaria: Politics and Protests in the 21st Century (Riva Publishers, 2015), and co-author of the book Bulgarian Jews: Living History (The Organization of the Jews in Bulgaria 'Shalom', 2018). He is also the author of Power: A Political Novel, available via, and has translated books and numerous texts from Bulgarian into English.