The Results of Worldwide Environmental Change on the Science Itself Michael J. Economides and Xina Xie.


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The Consequences of Global Climate Change on the Science Itself Michael J. Economides and Xina Xie ©2008

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"… the vitality riches and destitution of countries has supplanted industrialization as the characterizing national quality."

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Oil & Gas Remain as Primary Energy Sources

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The New Energy Economy Carbon content: High Medium Low (Zero) Wood (1800s) Coal Oil Natural Gas Hydrogen (imagined) Increasingly: Clean Energy concentrated Technologically modern Distributed

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Golfing for Hydrogen

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Bovine Brain Power > Mad Car Disease?

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The Ethanol Scam

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There are no other options to hydrocarbon vitality sources within a reasonable time-frame

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What Climate Change? Three focuses: Highly politicized… . In the USA hostile to mechanical, against entrepreneur. Universally: full frontal assault on the US Confusion (on occasion planned) between "a dangerous atmospheric devation" and man-made impacts Preposterous: "science all in". My offer: $10,000 for ONE associate evaluated paper demonstrating causality between CO 2 and expanded temperature. None exists

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The Snows of Kilimanjaro August 1973 Kilimanjaro July 2002

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Alarmism not science The Snows of Mt. Kilimanjaro Lonnie Thompson, 2001, contemplated tropical ice tops, including Mt. Kilimanjaro, for two decades, and is "persuaded that a worldwide temperature alteration has started to make its blemish on the planet" On February 26, 2001, the New York Times reported that "to most standard researchers, the quick disintegration of Kilimanjaro\'s glorious ice top, alongside the unfaltering retreat of peak ice sheets somewhere else, is further sensational confirmation of a constant warming of the world\'s air that can\'t be clarified by ordinary atmosphere moves and is in any event somewhat traceable to the blazing of fossil powers like coal and oil."

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Alarmism not science The Snows of Mt. Kilimanjaro In a meeting on "Larry King Live" on CNN (June 13, 2006) Al Gore expressed, "This is Mount Kilimanjaro, 30 years prior and a year ago. Inside the decade, there will be no more snows of Kilimanjaro. This is truly but rather a political issue an ethical issue. Temperature increments are occurring everywhere throughout the world… ." Kilimanjaro\'s contracting ice top was included in his recompense winning film, "An Inconvenient Truth."

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Alarmism not science The Snows of Mt. Kilimanjaro An article in Nature on November 24, 2003 pronounced that a worldwide temperature alteration did not bring about the vanishing of Kilimanjaro\'s ice top. "Despite the fact that it\'s enticing to accuse the (Kilimanjaro) ice misfortune on an Earth-wide temperature boost, specialists believe that deforestation of the mountain\'s foothills is the more probable guilty party" Climatologist John Daly additionally had a comparable assessment: "What happens on Kilimanjaro will likewise be going on endless mountains everywhere throughout the world where timberlands on lower inclines have been supplanted by open field."

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Alarmism not science The Snows of Mt. Kilimanjaro Michaels, 2004 "From 1953 through 1976, 21 percent of the first [ice cap] zone was revealed. This was amid a time of worldwide cooling – yes, cooling – of 0.13º F.… Around Kilimanjaro, satellite information demonstrate a cooling of 0.40º F since 1979. "What individuals may discover astonishing, in any case, is that in numerous occurrences the rate of ice sheet retreat has not expanded in the course of recent years; and sometimes ice sheet mass parity has really expanded, all amid a period when the environment encountered the main part of the expansion in its CO2 content." Mote and Kaser, 2004: "ice misfortune on Kilimanjaro is driven entirely by sun based radiation through sublimation… air close to Kilimanjaro\'s summit is quite often well beneath solidifying. "The decrease is… connected with… sublimation and with a vitality equalization commanded by sun based radiation, instead of by a hotter troposphere."

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Alarmism not science Hurricane power and event "The one thing I think we can say with a genuinely high level of certainty is the seriousness of the tempests – they\'re going to be more extreme… The seas of the Northern Hemisphere are the hottest they\'ve been on record. When they get up in that temperature, they turn off sea tempests. All things considered, in the event that it goes up another degree, it\'s going to generate these with more intensity." Bob Corell, CBS a hour, Feb. 19, 2006 Professor Kerry Emanuel of MIT demonstrated that typhoon power has multiplied in the course of recent years and is connected to rising ocean surface temperature. Nature , 2005

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Alarmism not science Hurricane power and event Webster et al., 2005, found that the quantity of Category 4 and 5 storms far and wide has multiplied in the course of recent years Webster told National Geographic News , "I\'m arranged to make an attribution to worldwide warming." Sept. 15, 2005 Santer et al., 2006, proclaimed "that the late increment in ocean surface temperatures in the Atlantic and Pacific tropical storm areas is because of human-brought about an unnatural weather change"

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Alarmism not science Hurricane power and event Landsea and his gathering, 2006 announced that pre-1990 sea tempest information are not adequately exact to decide verifiable patterns in sea tempest force. "Something is either wrong here, or there was no genuine change in Category 4 or 5 [storms.]"… if worldwide information were better, the expansion in power may be lower, on the off chance that it exists by any stretch of the imagination" Group drove by Chunzai Wang, 2008 proposed that an Earth-wide temperature boost may really diminish the quantity of storms that strike the United States since warming waters may build vertical wind speed, or wind shear, cutting into a typhoon\'s quality.

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Alarmism not science Arctic and Antarctic Ice In "An Inconvenient Truth," Al Gore said: "The Arctic is encountering speedier melt. If this somehow happened to go, ocean level worldwide would go up 20 feet [my emphasis]. This is the thing that would happen in Florida. Around Shanghai – home to 40 million individuals; the territory around Calcutta – 60 million. Here\'s Manhattan – the World Trade Center Memorial would be submerged. Think about the effect of a few hundred thousand evacuees, and after that envision 100 million Corell told CBS News (Aug. 6, 2006), "Right now the whole planet is out of parity.… This is a bellwether, an indicator. A few people call it the canary in the mine. The notice that things are coming… .In 10 years here in the Arctic, we see what whatever remains of the planet will find in 25 or quite a while from now." He said "all that water will raise ocean levels three feet [my emphasis] higher all around inside 100 years. "You and I stay here, another foot. Your kids, another foot. Your grandchildren, another foot. Furthermore, it won\'t take long for ocean level to immerse.… Sea level will immerse the marshes of for all intents and purposes each nation of the world, our own included."

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Alarmism not science Arctic and Antarctic Ice The IPCC watched that the worldwide normal ocean level rose at a normal rate of 1.8 mm for every year from 1961 to 2003, and at around 3.1 mm for every year from 1993 to 2003. The yearly normal degree of the Arctic ocean ice has contracted by 2.7 percent for each decade since the study started. IPCC anticipated an ocean level ascent of 0.26 to 0.59 meter in the following 100 years by utilizing the most dire outcome imaginable – a CO2 convergence of 1550 ppm noticeable all around, 2008. (This is 25 times not exactly the Al Gore claim).

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Alarmism not science Arctic and Antarctic Ice Petr Chylek et al., 2006 found that "the present Greenland warming is not uncommon in late Greenland history.… Although there has been an extensive temperature increment amid the most recent decade (1995 to 2005), a comparable increment, a speedier rate (50 percent higher) happened amid 1920 to 1930 when carbon dioxide… couldn\'t be a cause. "… we locate no immediate proof to bolster the cases that the Greenland ice sheet is softening because of expanded temperature brought on by… barometrical grouping of carbon dioxide." In January 2008 the diaries Nature and Science reported discoveries about Antarctic cooling and ice thickening. Nature reported that Antarctic has developed recognizably cooler since the mid-1980s, and that air temperature in the Antarctic for a long time finishing in 1999 declined by around 1  F. Joughin and Tulaczyk… recognized a net increase of 26.8 billion tons of ice for each year.

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Why it is never just science Impact on society and economy Major U.S. law offices are as of now tooling up with gatherings of lawyers that will either bring lawful activity for the benefit of general society asserting harms from worldwide environmental change, or to protect those being sued. In September 2007, the U.S. Area Court for the Southern District of Mississippi tossed out a class-activity suit brought against 26 vitality organizations for their part in the harm fashioned by Hurricane Katrina. In a late gathering, "Finding the Balance: Energy and Climate Summit" held October 8-10, 2007 at Teton Village, Wyoming, Prof. Geoff Heal of Columbia University talked about the protection business\' scrape ought to a 20-foot ascend in ocean level happen.

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The expense is past any assessment Consider this Capturing and sequestering CO2 from today\'s level to the conjecture by 2030 will require generally the same number of wells as bored hitherto and still operational in the whole oil and gas industry

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Conclusion There is little question that a dangerous atmospheric devation has produced significant experimental enquiry. Lamentably science has been high jacked by political plans and, in promoting these political motivation the potential effect has been misrepresent

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