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from the above article
"The debate about whether there is a global warming signal now is over, at least for rational people," said Tim Barnett
Models based on man-made emissions of greenhouse gases, however, matched the observations almost precisely.
The present trend of warmer sea temperatures, which have risen by an average of half a degree Celsius (0.9F) over the past 40 years, can be explained only if greenhouse gas emissions are responsible, new research has revealed
should put further pressure on the Bush Administration to sign up to the Kyoto Protocol
The seas are getting warmer, is that due to humans also or something else?
as posted by kegs
Well... yes it's due to humans. That's what they're talking about. You didn't read the articles did you, you naughty boy?
as posted by Byrd
Seeker, it's a little more complicated than that, and yes the ones who did the study are aware of the ice age cycles. That's been part of the problem; trying to collect enough data to eliminate the effects of the sun's natural cycle as well as the impacts of human activity and the complex cycle that predicts the ice ages and periods of warmth.
Originally posted by fledgling666
this will be the second time i will have posted this here on ATS, maybe someone will read it this time: