“Recent cold winters that brought chaos to the UK and other places in northern Europe may have their roots in the Sun’s varying ultraviolet emissions,”
The upcoming ice age has been postponed indefinitely, headlines this article by John Cook.
Thinks it has already begun
The Great Frost Devastated Europe from Italy to Iceland
The past is indeed the key to the future – 10 Nov 09 – Recent laser imaging of the Earth’s surface provides new evidence for abrupt, fluctuating, warm and cool climatic episodes that could not have been caused by changes in atmospheric CO2, nor by humans.
Another Dalton (sunspot) Minimum predicted! 7 Feb 09 – A research paper published this week in the Journal of Atmospheric and Solar-Terrestrial Physics forecasts another Dalton Minimum.