Friday, December 21, 2007

Global Warming Disputed

The new report by the US Senate on Global Warming is getting zero coverage in big dinosaur media:

    "Over 400 prominent scientists from more than two dozen countries recently voiced significant objections to major aspects of the so-called "consensus" on man-made global warming. These scientists, many of whom are current and former participants in the UN IPCC (Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change), criticized the climate claims made by the UN IPCC and former Vice President Al Gore."
Read for yourself


Anon said...

So the big questions still are:
Is there an unsual gobal warming or even 'climate change' (as they now like to call it in order to hedge their bets)?
Is it man made?
Is there really anything that we can really do about it?
Or is this just another natural phenomenon repeating itself?

Asal said...

Come ooooonnnnnnnnnn

Scott Hobbs said...

Climate change (global warming) is very real... however, its no more man made than the earth and sky.

This place was hotter when dinosaurs roamed the earth. It will get hotter (and colder) as the cycles repeat themselves.

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