Scientists – Men in white coats guessing

Scientists – Men in white coats guessing. The problem is that no matter how the climate changes it will always be the fault of sustainable global climate warming change catastrophe and thus it will always be OK to charge a carbon tax.

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Concerned about climate change, coral reef experts say they can predict the future with startling precision.

I’m halfway through my speaking tour of Australia and a meeting of coral reef experts being held in this country is attracting media attention.

Scientists have released a Consensus Statement on Climate Change and Coral Reefs that, in its words,

calls on all governments to ensure the future of coral reefs, through global action to reduce the emissions of carbon dioxide and other greenhouse gases…

The statement doesn’t sound scientific, however. For one thing, the language isn’t circumspect. It doesn’t talk about possible outcomes. It doesn’t say certain things may happen. Instead, it declares with supreme confidence that, by the end of the century,

CO2 emissions at the current rate will warm sea surface temperatures by at least 2-3°C, raise sea-level by as much as 1.7 meters, reduce ocean pH from 8.1 to…

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