Scientific Fact or Fiction?
Tuesday, February 15, 2000
S. Fred Singer
President, Science and Environmental Policy Project. First Director, U. S. Weather Satellite Service. Author of the book,
Hot Talk, Cold Science: Global Warmings Unfinished Debate
Is global warming real, imminent, and a threat to human life? Have such predictions been established scientifically? The proposed Global Climate Treaty calls for extensive government controls to reduce fossil fuel use. Yet, there is no scientific consensus to support global-warming pessimism. Would the proposed massive carbon taxes and other controls put our societyespecially those most disadvantagedat great risk? Based on his widely acclaimed book, renowned astrophysicist Fred Singer will separate fact from fiction in this raging global warming debate.