Originally Posted by Rohirrim
The melting of ice all over the world has not plateaued at all. Neither have rising sea levels. Also, keep in mind that we don't know what it means when warming plateaus in various regions. In some regions it's getting hotter. Does it mean climate change is going to reverse? Of course not. We probably don't know yet what it means. This is the problem with political writers addressing the science. They pluck out the one statistic they like and build their case on it. Scientists don't do that. They look at the whole.
I've heard this argument before. Nobody can prove that is causes cancer, so just wait until they do. Meanwhile, keep smoking, man.
If having political writers addressing it is a problem, imagine how bad it is when Politicians get in on it.