Environmental Economist Bjorn Lomborg on Al Gore’s prediction that 75 percent of the Arctic’s ice will be gone due to global warming. Video Rating: / 5
Catalyst: Global Warming Pause – Investigating why global air surface temperatures appear to have slowed warming, despite claims the Earth is heating up.
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From 1975 to 1998 the world saw a rapid rise of global average air surface temperatures, linked to increasing greenhouse gas emission. But for the last 16 years the rate of rise has slowed dramatically, leading sceptics to question the predictions we often hear about climate change catastrophe. With conflicting evidence and claims, what can we believe about the future of our earth’s climate? Anja Taylor speaks to climatologists about the limitations of our global temperature studies, and investigates the veracity behind the claims that we may be experiencing a ‘global warming pause.’
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Journeyman Pictures brings you highlights from the cutting-edge science series, ‘Catalyst’, produced by our long-term content partners at ABC Australia. Every day we’ll upload a new episode that takes you to the heart of the most intriguing and relevant science-related stories of the day, transforming your perspective of the issues shaping our world. Video Rating: / 5