“The problem is we don’t know what the climate is doing. We thought we knew 20 years ago. That led to some alarmist books – mine included – because it looked clear-cut, but it hasn’t happened,” Lovelock said.Bottom line - they don't know crap about what the Earth is doing or likely to do, or how CO2 will affect it...if at all. Their models all turned out wrong and all they've got left is clinging to the hope that somehow we're all doomed. I'd hate to live like that.
“The climate is doing its usual tricks. There’s nothing much really happening yet. We were supposed to be halfway toward a frying world now,” he said.
“The world has not warmed up very much since the millennium. Twelve years is a reasonable time… it (the temperature) has stayed almost constant, whereas it should have been rising -- carbon dioxide is rising, no question about that,” he added.
Tuesday, April 24, 2012
From the father of the "Gaia" movement Jim Lovelock: