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Heaven and Earth: Global Warming - The Missing Science

By: Ian Plimer

Quartet Books

Hardback | May 2009 | #181601 | ISBN-13: 9780704371668
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Ian Plimer, a respected Australian geologist, argues polemically that there is no evidence for anthropogenic climate change. The Earth is an evolving dynamic system. Current changes in climate, sea level and ice are within variability. Atmospheric CO2 is the lowest for 500 million years. Climate has always been driven by the Sun, the Earth's orbit and plate tectonics and the oceans, atmosphere and life respond. Humans have made their mark on the planet, thrived in warm times and struggled in cool times. The hypothesis that humans can actually change climate is unsupported by evidence from geology, archaeology, history and astronomy.


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