04 Oct '11, 12pm

NASA's Top Climate Scientist: US South Could Become Uninhabitable

NASA's Top Climate Scientist: US South Could Become Uninhabitable

There is ample evidence of growing climate disruption. But despite record or near-record heat and drought in the United States this past summer with simultaneous extreme flooding, and despite comparable extremes in China and elsewhere, there has been little public discussion of the connection of these climate extremes with human-made climate forcing. The media are partly responsible for the silent summer, as they have mainly chosen not to examine connections between climate anomalies and human-made causes. A cynic may ask whether their silent summer is related to increasing right-wing control of media and large advertising revenues from fossil fuel companies.

Full article: http://planetsave.com/2011/10/04/nasa-top-climate-scienti...

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