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  • Is there evidence of global cooling?

    Is there evidence of global cooling?

    By Marc Airhart
    Marc Airhart
    Published: Nov. 8, 2010

    In this series, climate scientists at the Jackson School of Geosciences address common myths about climate change. Myth 1 investigates global warming and the claim that Earth has been cooling since 1998.

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      Thomas Mind said on Feb. 8, 2012 at 1:37 p.m.
      Im in the Northeast and study the snow fall Data every year. last year (2010-2011) 3 storms. This year (2011-2012) Snow? Whats that it was 54 degrees and it is February. Please see the NASA website. Global warming is real, and any downplay of it is reflective of the kind of thinking our parents had and needs to be replaced with hard facts.
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      Climate Change Myths: Sorting Fact from Fiction – The Great Energy Challenge said on Dec. 21, 2010 at 4:37 p.m.
      [...] Myth No. 1: What global warming? Earth has actually been cooling since 1998. Some people skeptical of global warming claim that Earth’s global surface temperatures have been falling or have leveled off since 1998. They point to data now several years out of date from U.K. researchers that put 1998 as the warmest year on record. They also point to an unusually cool summer in North America in 2009 followed by an abnormally cold winter across the northern hemisphere. People who had to shovel record snows from their driveways or live without power during ferocious snowstorms in the northeastern United States began to doubt decades of scientific evidence on global warming. Continue reading this myth … [...]