Some of us remember the scaremongering and alarmism regarding global cooling and the impending ice age. Some of us even remember our use of fossil fuels was posited as proximate cause. Oops.

Keep in mind: Cold kills. Warmer is better.

Watts Up With That?

Steve Goddard tips me to this article in the Canberra Times on May 16th, 1974:

SUPPORT FOR A THEORY OF A COOLING WORLD

It has some interesting claims in it that sound much like climate change claims made today. Apparently they detected large albedo changes via satellite, with a 12% increase in snow and ice in the Northern Hemisphere that started in 1971, and continued through 1974 when this article was published:

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