Flashback 1971: Scientists Predict Burning Coal Will Cause The Next Ice Age

The world is on the verge of another ice age. Well, at least that’s what scientists told us in the 1970s: burning fossil fuels like coal would cause the world to plunge into another ice age in the 21st Century. ”The world could be as little as 50 or 60 years away from a disastrous new ice age, a leading atmospheric scientist predicts,” the Washington Post reported on July 9, 1971, quoting Dr. S. I. Rasool of NASA and Columbia University. So what ”solution” to global cooling did scientists come up with? Banning fossil fuel use.

 

Australia PM advisor says climate change a U.N.-led ruse to create new world order

Prime Minister Tony Abbott’s top business adviser on Friday claimed climate change was a ruse encouraged by the United Nations to create a new authoritarian world order under its control. Maurice Newman, chairman of the Prime Minister’s Business Advisory Council, said the real agenda was ”concentrated political authority. Global warming is the hook. (…) After all, they have captured the U.N. and are extremely well-funded. They have a hugely powerful ally in the White House…”