Faith, Ethics, Justice, and Climate Action

Misuse of Food and Climate Data at Forbes made by Patrick Michaels

The contrarian Patrick Michaels is exposed by the scientist Peter Gleick. Michaels misquotes data on the impacts of climate change on food, in a Forbes article. Here is Gleick's response:Forbes Michaels

 

What's the picture? Children in this photograph from a Nigerian orphanage show symptoms of malnutrition, with four illustrating the gray-blond hair symptomatic of kwashiorkor.

If a serious program of climate mitigation is not followed, rampant global warming and climate change will occur with likely severe drops in crop yields, including in the U.S. Food shortages worldwide will become far worse.

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, . (2016). Misuse of Food and Climate Data at Forbes made by Patrick Michaels. Retrieved from http://climate.uu-uno.org/view/article/51cbf1797896bb431f6a5a45