February 4, 2013

Banner Year for Global Lukewarming

C. Knappenberger, MasterResource


As global temperatures in 2012 further cement a modest warming rate in response to anthropogenic climate influences, the light burns ever brighter for the “lukewarmers”—those intrepid souls who accept that human activities are impacting the character of the world’s climate, but hold the opinion that, when taken together, these influences are–and will be–relatively modest. . .

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TAGGED: Environmental Policy, 2012, Climate Change, Global Warming, MasterResource


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Google's $375 Million Taxpayer Tab
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