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Cartoon from The Economist

By Joe Romm

"Cartoon from The Economist"

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4 Responses to Cartoon from The Economist

  1. paulm says:

    So Jim Hansen is proven right, again. He is always years ahead of the pack.
    Lovelock’s predictions are nigh.

    GRACE satellites, paleo data predict sea level rise of 5 metres
    http://www.digitaljournal.com/article/282549

    This study by professor Jianli Chen of the University of Texas also found that in a previous inter-glacial period called the Eemian, global temperatures were 6C higher than today, with CO2 levels roughly the same. The Eemian temperature was also 3C above previous estimates.

    [JR: Weird article. East Antarctica melting adds 50 meters total, but not by 2100. I don't know where they get 5 m.]

  2. paulm says:

    Yes, the facts are a bit askew. But right direction.

  3. Anonymous says:

    This would be funnier if it weren’t so true.

  4. shannon says:

    yes, pretty good. we will be that way before long.