Sunday 28 May 2017

Simon Carr: Is catastrophic global warming a mistake ... just like the Millennium Bug?

As Met Eireann climatologist Seamus Walsh notes, it all points to climate change:
As Met Eireann climatologist Seamus Walsh notes, it all points to climate change: "The most significant (finding) is that the reaction of our climate is consistent with the global warming hypothesis of temperature rise."

AT a public meeting in British House of Commons, the climate scientist Professor Richard Lindzen of Massachusetts Institute of Technology has made a number of declarations that unsettle the claim that global warming is backed by "settled science". They’re not new, but some of them were new to me.

Over the last 150 years Co2 (or its equivalents) has doubled. This has been accompanied by a rise in temperature of seven or eight tenths of a degree centigrade.

The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change attributes half this increase to human activity.

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