I was reading the other day that the polar ice caps have a bank of methane pockets frozen that are starting to release into the atmosphere, accelerating climate change more than our carbon outputs alone by a staggering rate. We’re sprinting to annihilation.
I was thinking maybe a solar emp
Yellowstones dormant super volcano. From Montana to Colorado everything would and could hypothetically be a wasteland.
scarcity of drinking water leading to Mad Max type scenario only the elite wealthy control the water for a time but eventually they lose control and it just leaves post apocalyptic chaos to play out where people fight people for what water is left.
A coronal mass ejection from the sun frying all of our satellites and electronics