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Steve Pittman

Steve Pittman

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I have worked for IBM since my graduation in 1971.

Lately, I have made it a point to engage acquaintances in discussions on anthropocentric global warming (AGW).

I am astonished at the number of people who honestly and earnestly believe that global warming is a myth, largely due to books such as Climate Change: The Facts (edited by Alan Moran), a bible for global warming skeptics.

I have embarked on an effort to debunk the claims in the book, the most outrageous of which is "that global warming has ceased over the past seventeen years" (see page 73 of the paperback edition).

(BTW, I refused to buy the book and instead borrowed a copy from my local library.)

I have also been recommending the book Plows, Plagues, and Petroleum by William Ruddiman.  I have been looking for a good book explaining glacial cycles and their history, but haven't found one yet.

 

Proposals

Intergovernmental panel to set the Earth's thermostatJul 25, 2016

Proposal Links

Cut out red meat to pause climate for 25 years and profoundly benefit 7 SDGsFeb 2, 2018

Supporting

ClimateXDec 7, 2015

Activities

Steve Pittman created a Proposal Intergovernmental panel to set the Earth's thermostatJul 25, 2016
Steve Pittman is supporting proposal ClimateXDec 7, 2015
Steve Pittman joined the Climate CoLab communityOct 25, 2015
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