“But 70s”

A common trope about the myth of the ice age in the 70s.

Examples

[JEFFREY] My teachers told me that a new ice age was coming. I used to have nightmares about being eaten by a woolly mammoth. It was terrifying. I couldn’t understand why my parents were so unconcerned.

Objections and Replies

(Cooling Consensus) Scientists used to think we’d be having an ice age.

Reply. A comprehensive study of the papers at the time reveals that AGW dominated the peer-reviewed literature even then.

(Cooling newsies)

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(Cooling report)

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Notes and Further Readings

{RC Review} Real Climate summaries the history of the Global Cooling Myth.