New calculations show that sensitivity of Earth’s climate to changes in the greenhouse gas carbon dioxide (CO2) has been consistent for the last 420 million years, according to an article in Nature by geologists at Yale and Wesleyan Universities.
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Even if the theory of global warming is wrong, we will be doing the right thing — in terms of economic policy and environmental policy.
Each year Government press releases declare the previous year to be the “hottest year on record.” The UN’s executive summary on climate change, issued in January 2001, insists that the 20th century was the warmest in the last millennium. The news media distribute these stories and people generally believed them to be true. However, as most climatologists know, these reports generally are founded on ground-based temperature readings, which are misleading. The more meaningful and precise orbiting satellite data for the same period (which are generally not cited by the press) have year after year showed little or no warming.
In his documentary, the former Vice President calls on Americans to conserve energy by reducing electricity consumption at home. The average household in America consumes 10,656 kilowatt-hours (kWh) per year, according to the Department of Energy. In 2006, Gore devoured nearly 221,000 kWh—more than 20 times the national average.
So I created a tumblr blog as it’s the latest trend, who is I you ask? Well, let’s keep that a secret, as people who discuss politics so openly usually get hated by one side of the spectrum.
I won’t do any promotion of this blog, it’ll just be a collection of personal thoughts, quotes, etc. of current politics. I will probably be wrong on some issues, and I will probably be right on some as well, all I am doing is expressing my opinion.