March 27, 2012
A new Syracuse University study
indicates climate change is natural and not caused by man.
A team of scientists found that the different parts of the Earth
heated up during medieval times about 500 to 1,000 years ago. They
discovered the earth was warm from Europe down to Antarctica. After
that, the Earth cooled back down.
The study, published recently online in the journal
Earth And Planetary Science Letters,
comes as the Environmental Protection Agency is issuing new
regulations Tuesday on global warming.
The new rules are an attempt to limit greenhouse gasses, which some
people say cause global warming. Republicans warned that the rules
will raise electricity prices and damage the coal industry.
The regulations will not apply to existing power plants, but some
analysts say the rules will make it nearly impossible to build new