Killer health problems such as diarrhoea, malnutrition, malaria and dengue are highly sensitive to climate change and could worsen in the coming decades, health experts agree. But how, where and to what extent remains unclear.
Last week we finished some YouTube versions explaining the skeptical case. These grew out of the interview we did with Nick Minchin and Anna Rose for the ABC documentary I Can Change Your Mind. They are what we would have said, if we’d been editing the documentary .
Remember all those doomsdays predictions about global warming leading to famine and huge harvest failures in India and other countries?
Well, it did not happen:
Yikes! It looks like there isn’t much of one. Temp is going straight down and CO2 continuing straight up!
If human activity cannot explain the temperature increase in the 19th century and 1910-1944, why is it necessary to invoke it now? And why is it necessary to invoke doom? I would suggest applying Occam’s razor and getting rid of the human causation hypothesis.