13 Apr '13, 8am

Global predictions: before they destroy us!

Global predictions: before they destroy us!

The planet is offering us little help in deciphering the warming connection with our eternal emissions, aerosols and air and ocean effects! - Planet Earth image ; Credit: © Shutterstock Since a great peak in the 90's, the global temperature has refused to rise consistently. Those in the know like erudite James Hansen, the head of NASA's Goddard Institute for Space Studies, observe, "the five-year mean global temperature has been flat for a decade." Despite the predictions about all this though, beware that before the gods destroy us, they first make us mad! Temperatures have continued to rise in places and extremes of climate are increasing, as predicted. Other temperatures have fallen, but we are starting to understand that is just a side-effect. Greenhouse gases continue to increase in concentration in our atmosphere, but that doesn't mean science can explain the effects...

Full article: http://www.earthtimes.org/climate/global-predictions/2316/

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