Key discussions April 2008

KEY DISCUSSIONS1)   James Hanson’s research shows that the 550ppm target used by most experts and governments is set far higher than they should be - and we are failing to keep within the 550ppm anyway.

2)   Discredited by - Computer model predicts that natural cycles may hold back global warming for ten years - then it will accelerate again.  A chance to make a difference or an incentive to ignore the warnings?

3)    Latest research on Greenland and Antarctic melting indicates sea levels rising about 3 metres this century compared with previous predictions of 2 to 3 feet.

4)   Oceans warming four times faster than the IPCC 2007 forecast.

5)   Critique of Scottish Climate Change Bill - see Discussions list.

All the details are in the Discussion list or News Lists.

SKYPE If you live in or near Edinburgh and want to discuss or ask question about any material on this website, e-mail me and I will arrange to meet you or a group of your friends.

If you live many miles away and you can set up a SKYPE video-phone link we can have a discussion free that way and save travel emissions.  Again e-mail me to arrange a Skype or oridnary phone contact.

Morris Bradley  e-mail [email protected]