Warning based on “speculation” and “no formal research”
Antarctic ice growing, not melting
18 Apr 09 – “Ice is expanding in much of Antarctica, contrary to the widespread public belief that global warming is melting the continental ice cap,” says this article in The Australian.
17 Nov 08 – Canada’s highest point – the ice-covered peak of Yukon’s soaring Mount Logan – may be due for an official re-measurement after readings suggest this superlative summit has experienced a growth spurt.
California Glaciers Growing – 9 Jul 08 – An AP article by Samantha Young admits that all seven glaciers on California’s Mount Shasta are growing. The article then goes on to rhapsodize about global warming.
World Sea Ice reaches ‘unprecedented’ 25 year high in April! – 5 May 08
Snow accumulation rising like a rocket – 21 Jan 08 – A new paper has just appeared in Geophysical Research Letters entitled “A doubling in snow accumulation in the western Antarctic Peninsula since 1850.”
Mont Blanc glacier almost doubles in size in four years – That’s what the headline should have said. Instead, it shouted “Global warming makes Mont Blanc grow.”
Nisqually Glacier Advancing –
But headline says “State’s shrinking glaciers: Going … going … gone?”
As far as I’m concerned, this article by Seattle Times staff reporter Warren Cornwall is another case of misleading – if not downright dishonest – reporting.
Temperatures dropped an average of 1.23 degrees Fahrenheit per decade from 1986 to 2000.