Comments or questions about this article? Myth 1: Global warming is not real Many people believe that global warming is a massive lie, a myth, a scary story that politicians use to win votes. We proved it to Congress that it was a job killer and a major transfer of wealth from the United States to foreign nations that could care less about our future. Many are already being displaced, and millions are being forced to flee their homes as a consequence. For example, what farmed salmon are fed, how wild salmon are caught and the choice to buy frozen over fresh matters more than organic vs. In the United States alone, influenza kills 36,000 people every year, which dwarfs all heat-dependent viruses and diseases combined.
Global warming is a phenomenon that has been taking place for quite some time. Climate alarmists need to take a breath and weigh the pros and cons of global warming. It morphed into a replacement for the anti-Vietnam War movement. As this column has repeatedly documented see articles , , and , for example , global crops set new production records virtually every year as our planet modestly warms. The atmosphere and oceans are complicated and contain countless interlinking systems and feedback loops. If declining precipitation and declining soil moisture are military threat multipliers, than global warming is creating a safer, more peaceful world. Most now suspect that clouds are the main reason why models and observations do not agree.
As an initial matter, alarmists have responded to recent bitterly cold winters by. Better explore the web at. All agree that global warming is a threat that spells universal disaster and devastation. Leading national and international organizations have also endorsed the safety of food biotechnology including the American Medical Association, the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization and the World Health Organization. He says he is being ignored.
The are already few and far between and extreme weather events will make them less able to. More than 40,000 homes have been lost and as many as 1 million cars destroyed. Science: Local temperatures taken as individual data points have nothing to do with the long-term trend of global warming. Nevertheless, we, people of all shades, backgrounds, and beliefs, must fight back in order to protect ourselves and our planet. The net impact of a warmer climate on viruses and diseases such as Lyme Disease and influenza is substantially beneficial and life-saving. Disclaimer: The views and opinions expressed in this piece are those of the author s and do not necessarily reflect the views or position of SacObserver. In summary he simply has no science to support his argument.
The reasons for this are complex. Houston is also home to petrochemical plants using products from the refineries. Jeanna Bryner, Live Science Managing Editor on. Utilizing 20th century technologies, humans effectively adapted to global sea level rise. Scientists suggest that the rise of sea levels in the future could endanger billions of people living in coastal areas. He added that certain processes, such as how clouds will respond to changes in the atmosphere and the warming or cooling effect of clouds, are uncertain and different modeling groups make different assumptions about how to represent these processes. What is in question is not the body of his scientific work, but rather the lack of substance in his personal opinion.
But at the same time, warm air can hold more moisture resulting in downpours and floods. They tend to market to their base and they tend to not understand the science and confuse the issue. They want to slow us down and make us vulnerable to the bad guys. So, deforestation triggers global warming and global warming, in its turn, causes forests to dwindle. In many parts of Europe we are already experiencing a major population crisis.
By the time the Clinton administration came to Washington, D. Climate change replicates and reinforces power relations within society at nearly every level. Rebuttal to Richard Lindzen: In general, to support his contentions that global warming is not a serious threat, Lindzen relies on largely unsupported claims pertaining to well reasoned science regarding forcing and feedback's. South Asia This threatens the whole world. Science: Climate changes in the past suggest that our climate reacts to energy input and output, such that if the planet accumulates more heat than it gives off global temperatures will rise. Currently, the Sierra Club environmental advocate group mixes the Civil Rights Movement with the Global Warming Movement as if they are the same thing.
And they still serve to hide from us the wider question of how we must transform our own societies to save the planet and its people. Mexico will be a little hotter but Canada will be more tolerable. An enemy that lies within us? These have the higher capacity needed to refine the especially dirty tar sands oil piped in from Canada, as well as dirty crude from North Dakota via the Dakota Access Pipeline that First Nations peoples protested at Standing Rock. Agriculture will become possible in new parts of the world. But the scientist that was looking at the data knew that the inertia of the system should not allow such a thing to happen. If barren ecosystems constitute an ideal planet, then the alarmist fears of more plant life make sense. You can also us on Facebook and on Twitter.
Some of the major refineries in the region are run by ExxonMobil, Valero and the Saudi-owned Motiva. Reference: Reality: The relationship between global warming and drought is actually quite complicated. These conditions predictably aid pine beetles. In the past century, solar activity can explain some of the increase in global temperatures, but a relatively small amount. Developed nations invariably endeavor to pressurize and bully the less developed nations while the less developed nations cry hoarse to rally support in order to pin down developed nations.
But he also makes the point that when there is access to decent healthcare and childcare, women are able to make the decision to have children. Most significant is the fact that that the temperature is not rising. By submitting this form, you are consenting to receive marketing emails from: Washington Informer Newspaper, 3117 Martin Luther King Jr. Also, the alarmist assertion that polar ice sheets are melting is simply false. The combustion of fossil fuels results in a high proportion of noxious gases such as carbon monoxide, carbon dioxide, sulfur dioxide, nitrogen dioxide, etc. Rebuttal to Lord Monckton: Christopher Monckton, 3rd Viscount Monckton of Brenchley.