Video Year in Review: Hansen’s Predictions 30 Years Out. How Did He Do?

December 31, 2018

In 1988, Jim Hansen’s Senate Testimony shook my world.  How did his predictions hold up?

Below, more on what scientists knew, and when.

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8 Responses to “Video Year in Review: Hansen’s Predictions 30 Years Out. How Did He Do?”

  1. neilrieck Says:

    My wife and I enjoyed two old sci-fi movies this week. 1) “Soylent Green (1973)” 2) “When Worlds Collide (1951)”.

    “Soylent Green” takes place in 2022 where over population and global warming have made life very difficult for the non-rich.

    “When Worlds Collide” is instructive because some very rich people ridicule the warnings by scientists that a disaster is on the horizon. Smart people who heeded the warnings begin building a rescue ship (ark?). When it becomes apparent that the scientists were correct, the rich people fall all over themselves to buy a front row seat.

  2. Sir Charles Says:

    And this is what Jim Hansen said two years ago:


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