Unstoppable global warming: every 1,500 years
Singer and Avery present in popular language supported by in-depth scientific evidence the compelling concept that global temperatures have been rising mostly or entirely because of a natural cycle. Using historic data from two millennia of recorded history combined with the natural physical records found in ice cores, seabed sediment, cave stalagmites, and tree rings, Unstoppable Global Warming argues that the 1,500 year solar-driven cycle that has always controlled the earth's climate remains the driving force in the current warming trend. Trillions of dollars spent on reducing fossil fuel use would have no effect on today's rising temperatures. The public policy key, Singer and Avery propose, is adaptation, not fruitless attempts at prevention. Further, they offer convincing evidence that civilization's most successful eras have coincided with the cycle's warmest peaks. With the added benefit of modern technology, humanity can not only survive global climate change, but thrive.
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every 1,500 years Siegfried Fred Singer, Dennis T. Avery. the 17th and 18th
centuries, obviously due to natural causes, but not as much. Sea level has been
rising naturally for thousands of years (about 2 in. per century in the past 6,000
This is contrary to the model predictions of the IPCC. "This implies that there is no
fear of any massive future flooding as claimed in most global warming scenarios,"
says Morner.8 The IPCC offers a range of sea level rise of "0.09 to 0.88 meters ...
Walter Munk of the Scripps Institute of Oceanography reports that glacial melting
due to higher twentieth-century temperatures can account for only four inches of
sea level rise or fall per century. Essentially, we do not know why sea levels in ...
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There used to be farms on Greenland -- just about 1000 years ago, well within the historical record. That's why they called it 'Green'-land. Now, of course, Greenland is too cold, but the ruins of the ... Read full review
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Unstoppable Global Warming: Every 1,500 Years, Part 1
Siegfried Fred Singer,Dennis T. Avery
Limited preview - 2007