16 Sep '11, 10pm

Nobel Prize Winner, Ivar Giaever, Resigns from the American Physical Society Over Global Warming Stance

Nobel Prize Winner, Ivar Giaever, Resigns from the American Physical Society Over Global Warming Stance

The evidence is incontrovertible: Global warming is occurring. If no mitigating actions are taken, significant disruptions in the Earth’s physical and ecological systems, social systems, security and human health are likely to occur. We must reduce emissions of greenhouse gases beginning now. Because the complexity of the climate makes accurate prediction difficult, the APS urges an enhanced effort to understand the effects of human activity on the Earth’s climate, and to provide the technological options for meeting the climate challenge in the near and longer terms. The APS also urges governments, universities, national laboratories and its membership to support policies and actions that will reduce the emission of greenhouse gases.

Full article: http://www.desmogblog.com/nobel-prize-winner-ivar-giaever...

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