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 thedriving 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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Chapter 01 Is Humanity Losing the Global Warming Debate?
Chapter 02 How Did We Find the Earths 1500year Climate Cycle?
Chapter 03 Shattered Glass in the Greenhouse Theory
Sea Levels Will Surge Bringing Floods and Devastation
Chapter 05 The Treaty that Would Change Earths ClimateOr Maybe Not
A Million Wild Species Will Be Lost Forever
Chapter 07 Warming and Cooling in Human History
Warming Brings Famine Drought and Barren Soils
Chapter 11 How Far Can We Trust the Global Climate Models?
Abrupt Global Cooling
Chapter 13 The SunClimate Connection
Millions of Human Deaths from Warming
Can We Depend on Renewable Energy?
Chapter 16 The Ultimate Failure of the Kyoto Protocol
Chapter 09 The Earth Tells Its Own Story of Past Climate Cycles
More Frequent and Fiercer Storms
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Unstoppable Global Warming: Every 1,500 Years, Part 1
Siegfried Fred Singer,Dennis T. Avery
Limited preview - 2007