The End: Still Nigh

October 1995
National Review;10/9/1995, Vol. 47 Issue 19, p14
The article addresses the global warming trends predicted by newspaper "New York Times" in 1995. A report from the George C. Marshall Institute states that there has been no statistically significant warming trend over the past fifty years. A question was raised by Robert Davis, a climatologist at the University of Virginia, on whether a warming trend would have some of the effects the newspaper posits. Models of global warming predict milder winters, and greater warming at the poles and at night than at the equator and during the day. According to climate science, that average strength of storms would actually decrease under such conditions, because extreme weather events are driven by large temperature differences.


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