February 1999

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'Latest science debunks global warming hysteria,' says Patrick J. Michaels, a professor of environmental science at the University of Virginia and a senior fellow in environmental studies at the Cato ..

Weirauch, Wendy, Hydrocarbon Processing Staff

'Latest science debunks global warming hysteria,' says Patrick J. Michaels, a professor of environmental science at the University of Virginia and a senior fellow in environmental studies at the Cato Institute, Washington, D.C. He questions claims that the unseasonably warm temperatures of this past summer were "proof positive" of the arrival of dramatic and devastating global warming. "In fact," he says, "the record temperatures were largely the result of a strong El Niño superimposed on a decade in which temperatures continue to reflect a warming that largely took place in the first half of this century. Observed global warming remains far below the amount predicted by computer models

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