Friday, October 14, 2011

Grim News: Nine Billion People Will Die of Global Warming This Century

I think this guy may be on to something. When you consider anyone reading this now likely will be dead by century's end you can say billions will die of something. So why not just blame the all-encompassing global warming?
Dr James Lovelock FRS (Gaia hypothesis) and Professor Kevin Anderson (Director, Tyndall Centre for Climate Change Research, University of Manchester, UK) have recently estimated that only about half a billion people will survive this century due to unaddressed, man-made global warming. Note that the world population is expected to reach 9.5 billion by 2050 (UN Population Division).

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Via Tim Blair.

Remember, global warming is pretty responsible for everything.

1 comment:

Richard Butler said...

If we're lucky, that lying sack of shit Al Gore will be the first one to overheat and croak. And while we're on the subject, I wonder just how much it costs to A.C. and cool that hideous castle of a mansion he lives in. His fat ass must keep the refridgeration units cranking.