It's climate hysterics who are in denial, not skeptics

Some fascinating news on the climate change front today reveals just how in denial climate hysterics are about reality.  Andrew Bolt, the entertaining Aussie conservative, quotes a 30-year-old pronouncement from the government saying that the Maldives, an island chain in the Indian Ocean, would be underwater by now. Herald Sun: They've flogged this scare for so long that the truth has caught up. The Canberra Times 30 years ago: MALE, Maldives: A gradual rise in average sea level is threatening to completely cover this Indian Ocean nation of 1196 small islands within the next 30 years, according to authorities. The Environmental Affairs Director, Mr Hussein Shihab, said an estimated rise of 20 to 30 centimetres in the next 20 to 40 years could be "catastrophic" for most of the islands, which were no more than a metre above sea level. The United Nations Environment Project was planning a study of the problem. But the end of...(Read Full Post)
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