Joined: Jan. 2006
|The paper is dated January 1998. More than eight years have passed, and the full NAS — not just a past president — has issued a consensus statement that human activity is causing global warming.|
I know somebody who signed the “no global warming” petition. He was an arrogant physicist who never reviewed the data, and who thought that by dint of his superior intellect and superior education he could pronounce on a hot-button topic he knew little about. Oh, and he incidentally had a lot of money invested in a company that used CFCs to clean the hulls of U.S. navy vessels.
Comment by DharmaBum — October 11, 2006 @ 4:30 pm
Alas, poor DharmaBum, we hardly knew ye.
Uncommon Descent is a moral cesspool, a festering intellectual ghetto that intoxicates and degrades its inhabitants - Stephen Matheson