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When a business group tells us there is nothing wrong with the environment, naturally they may have good arguments, but we are also sceptical, because…
To some, a cap-and-trade system might sound like a neat approach where the market sorts everything out. But in fact, in some ways it is…
There is no doubt that we should take solar radiation into account. We have seen ground temperatures rising since 1975, and it is important to…
‘The Skeptical Environmentalist’ was much more the idea of the scientific argument of realizing that we need to be skeptical about a lot of these…
The saddest fact of climate change – and the chief reason we should be concerned about finding a proper response – is that the countries…
The only thing that will really change global warming in the long run is if we radically increase the speed with which we get alternative…
Lots of people say we should fly less, heat less, and put on a sweater. But it’s not going to happen. People are happy to…
If every country committed to spending 0.05 per cent of GDP on researching non-carbon-emitting energy technologies, that would cost $25 billion a year, and it…
Even if I was a bad right wing guy, to the extent of whether my arguments are right or wrong, they’re right or wrong independently…
When thinking about the future, it is fashionable to be pessimistic. Yet the evidence unequivocally belies such pessimism. Over the past centuries, humanity’s lot has…
The second thing is, if you want to do something about global warming, you have to think much more long-term. There is something wrong with…
We have to be aware that the scientific community throws up tons of different hypotheses and at a certain point we’ll find out who was…
The fact that we’re catching more fish per person than we’ve ever done before doesn’t mean that there are not particular places where we’ve managed…
I think Al Gore has done a great service in making global warming cool. He’s basically taken it from a nerdy, almost ignored issue to…
But this is an occupational hazard of being a scientist. You say this is the best information I have and then you realize that not…
We worry about the seemingly ever-increasing number of natural catastrophes. Yet this is mainly a consequence of CNN – we see many more, but the…
Obviously any group that has to have funding also needs to get attention to their issues.
So it’s mainly a question of helping the Third World overcome the effects of global warming.
Just because there is a problem doesn’t mean that we have to solve it, if the cure is going to be more expensive than the…
I’m an old member of Greenpeace. I worried intensely, as I think most of my friends did, that the world was coming apart.
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