Visiting climatologist talks global w...

Visiting climatologist talks global warming

There are 3 comments on the The University Star story from Jan 24, 2013, titled Visiting climatologist talks global warming. In it, The University Star reports that:

Katherine Hayhoe, research professor of atmospheric sciences at Texas Tech University, speaks at the Ed Cape Seminar Jan.

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LessHypeMoreFact

Toronto, Canada

#1 Jan 24, 2013
Most of us want a better life for the future. But some (generally rich sociopaths) only want their own comfort and short term grip on power. Thus, we have a war between the public and the fossil fuel industry.

Since: Jan 13

Fairfax, VA

#3 Jan 24, 2013
Here's what she said

First she gave historical proof it is warming;
Beyond temperature measures, Hayhoe said there are more than 26,000 indicators that the climate is changing. Blueberry production in Maine is moving to Quebec, and the beginning of Kyoto’s cherry blossom festival has started three weeks earlier than in its first celebration, 1,100 years ago, she said.

“Birds, trees, bugs, fish, ice—this is what’s telling us there is something different happening everywhere, not just here where we live,” Hayhoe said.

Hayhoe said there are a number of other “usual suspects” climate researchers examine before attributing the cause of climate change to humans. These include the Earth’s orbit around the sun, volcanic activity, climate cycles like El Niño and the impact of the Sun’s energy on Earth.

And OF course ALL of these have been examined extensively already.
I've put a number of posts to these already.
PHD

Overton, TX

#4 Jan 25, 2013
Hayhoe said there are a number of other “usual suspects” climate researchers examine before attributing the cause of climate change to humans. These include the Earth’s orbit around the sun, volcanic activity, climate cycles like El Niño and the impact of the Sun’s energy on Earth.
WOW now there is a real Scientist

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