Well Said

“To assume that it is a problem is to assume that the state of Earth’s climate today is the optimal climate, the best climate that we could have or ever have had and that we need to take steps to make sure that it doesn’t change. I guess I would ask which human beings — where and when — are to be accorded the privilege of deciding that this particular climate that we have right here today, right now is the best climate for all other human beings. I think that’s a rather arrogant position for people to take.”

NASA administrator Michael Griffin

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1 comment so far

  1. EOhler on

    Was the same question asked when the black plague hit? Did belief or science fare better against the problem? Is rhetoric the best solution to solve problems that face mankind?


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