[ExI] Phil Jones acknowledging that climate science isn'tsettled
thespike at satx.rr.com
Wed Feb 17 23:01:48 UTC 2010
On 2/17/2010 4:40 PM, Spencer Campbell wrote:
> Actually, as I understand it, global warming could more accurately be
> called global climate change. The hots get hotter and the colds get
> colder; everything, everywhere, grows extreme.
Yes, but the increased volatility is caused by an overall increase in
trapped heat. So "global climate change" is a handy term to block idiots
from waving "IT CAN'T BE GETTING HOTTER--THERE WAS SNOW HERE THIS WEEK!"
mid-winter signs. But it's still warming on a global scale.
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