TITLE

Are We On The Brink of Another Ice Age

AUTHOR(S)
Miller, Harold
PUB. DATE
July 2009
SOURCE
Business Journal (Central New York);7/3/2009, Vol. 23 Issue 27, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Opinion
ABSTRACT
In this article the author discusses the long range climate change. He is critical on the study conducted by Antarctic glacial stripes, that the world is headed for another Ice Age. He mentions that there is a widening schism within the world of climate science as to whether global warming is the result of mankind's making or simply normal weather cycles.
ACCESSION #
43256427

 

Related Articles

  • Global temperatures may not increase by 4°C by the end of this century. PARKER, A. // Current Science (00113891);8/10/2014, Vol. 107 Issue 3, p356 

    The article discusses reasons behind claims that a four degrees Celsius increase in global temperature could be possible by the end of the 21st century. Topics discussed include the global temperature according to the Goddard Institute for Space Studies of the National Aeronautics and Space...

  • How Daily Temperature and Precipitation Distributions Evolve With Global Surface Temperature. Samset, Bjørn Hallvard; Stjern, Camilla Weum; Lund, Marianne Tronstad; Mohr, Christian Wilhelm; Sand, Maria; Daloz, Anne Sophie // Earth's Future;Dec2019, Vol. 7 Issue 12, p1323 

    The climate is an aggregate of the mean and variability of a range of meteorological variables, notably temperature (T) and precipitation (P). While the impacts of an increase in global mean surface temperature (GMST) are commonly quantified through changes in regional means and extreme value...

  • What's In a Name? Betz, Kenneth W. // Energy User News;Jun2003, Vol. 28 Issue 6, p12 

    People used to think that references to global warming in the context of a contradictory, local weather event were just chit chat. Now people find out that some folks who complain about a cold snap in relation to global warming — or the temporary lack thereof — may be serious. It's...

  • Katrina and Rita in Context. Miesler, Peter // Humanist;Nov/Dec2005, Vol. 65 Issue 6, p5 

    This article encourages U.S. citizens to recognize that weather is a powerful entity that has only begun to barge into the American way of life. This recognition has been missing from the recent news coverage in the aftermath of Hurricanes Katrina's and Rita. While the media discusses global...

  • Political gauge. Kannarr, John // Liberty (08941408);Jan/Feb2010, Vol. 24 Issue 1, p9 

    The author reflects on the people's reaction to global warming. He cites 2009 polls that revealed the decline in number of people scared by the global-warming alarmists. People complain that they do not understand the difference between weather and climate. The author notes that any observed...

  • W2K: The Extreme Weather Era. Smith, Gar // Earth Island Journal;Summer2000, Vol. 15 Issue 2, p36 

    Discusses the dangers posed by Extreme Weather (EW), a destabilizing effect of global warming. Characteristics of EW; Details on the storms that hit Europe; Blockouts from Canada to Mexico caused by the increased temperature in California's Central Valley; Economic impacts of EW; Actions needed...

  • Two degrees or not two degrees? Hoskins, Brian // ENDS (Environmental Data Services);Apr2013, Issue 458, p26 

    The article focuses on the international focus on limiting global warming to an increase of 2 degrees Celsius by the year 2015. The author says he is worried about the international agreement from scientific and policy perspectives. Impact of a 2-degree-Celsius rise in temperature on global...

  • WHAT'S UP with the weather? Gawthorne, Sarah // Cleo;Jul2007, p96 

    The article offers information on climate change. The effects of climate change include extreme weather conditions, prolonged droughts, rising sea levels and disrupted ecosystems. Many scientists believe that we have just 10 years to turn the tide of global warming, but, believe it or not, some...

  • Is the Climate "Hockey Stick" Broken? Whipple, Dan // World & I;Mar2005, Vol. 20 Issue 3, pN.PAG 

    Relates the climate scientists' account of changes to the climate, through various climate models such as hockey stick, and whether the globe's warming climate is unusual in human experience. Factors affecting the globe's warming climate; Efficiency of the hockey stick; Chief target of climate...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics