A belief in catastrophic man-made global warming should hinge on a couple of key factors. First, it must be shown that in the recent past the Earth was a cooler place. Second, temperatures in the present and in the future must show a dramatic increase in times of increased carbon dioxide. These facts would supply evidence that scientists could use to show that our planet is getting quickly warmer.
Such a graph would look much like a hockey stick.
But weather hasn‚Äôt always cooperated with the climate-alarmist version of events. And when temperatures don‚Äôt cooperate with climate hysteria, too often we find climate alarmists manipulating data. History ‚ÄĒ even recent history ‚ÄĒ gets changed to reflect what should be happening according to those ‚Äúin the know.‚ÄĚ
Geologist Tony Heller, however, isn‚Äôt one to rely on what the mainstream media and climate scientists tell us is happening. Being a ...