Heartland Institute’s NIPCC Report: “[G]lobal warming ceased around the end of the 20th cent. and was followed (since 1997) by 16 years of stable temperature.” [For fact checking & general commentary]

January 2, 2014 10:41 am2 comments
Heartland Institute’s NIPCC Report: “[G]lobal warming ceased around the end of the 20th cent. and was followed (since 1997) by 16 years of stable temperature.” [For fact checking & general commentary]

POSTED FOR COMMENTARY BY THE CCNF SCIENTIST COMMUNITY: “Global warming ceased around the end of the twentieth century and was followed (since 1997) by 16 years of stable temperature.” http://www.nipccreport.org/reports/ccr2a/ccr2physicalscience.html Source: “Climate Change Reconsidered II: Physical Science 2013 Report of the Nongovernmental International Panel on Climate Change.” The Heartland Institute.

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NRC: The greenhouse effect is natural and essential to keeping the Earth’s surface warm. Human activities — especially burning fossil fuels — are amplifying the effect. [For fact checking & general commentary]

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NRC: The greenhouse effect is natural and essential to keeping the Earth’s surface warm. Human activities — especially burning fossil fuels — are amplifying the effect. [For fact checking & general commentary]

POSTED FOR COMMENTARY BY THE CCNF SCIENTIST COMMUNITY: “The greenhouse effect is a natural phenomenon that is essential to keeping the Earth’s surface warm. Like a greenhouse window, greenhouse gases allow sunlight to enter and then prevent heat from leaving the atmosphere. These gases include carbon dioxide (CO2), methane (CH4), […]

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Gov. Rick Perry: “Weekly or even daily scientists are coming forward to question the idea that human activity is behind climate change… The science is not settled on this.” [For fact checking & general commentary]

August 12, 2013 12:29 pm0 comments
Gov. Rick Perry: “Weekly or even daily scientists are coming forward to question the idea that human activity is behind climate change… The science is not settled on this.” [For fact checking & general commentary]

POSTED FOR COMMENTARY BY THE CCNF SCIENTIST COMMUNITY: So… 1. Is the science settled or not? 2. Are scientists coming forward to question the AGW theory daily or weekly? Source: “The Republican’s Candidates Debate,” 2011, POLITICO.    

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