Theories for the pause include that deep oceans have taken up more heat with the result that the surface is cooler than expected, that industrial pollution in Asia or clouds are blocking the sun, or that greenhouse gases trap less heat than previously believed.The change may be a result of an observed decline in heat-trapping water vapor in the high atmosphere, for unknown reasons. It could be a combination of factors or some as yet unknown natural variations, scientists say.
The swine said:
How did the ice age come to an end? It was global warming, but man’s industrialization was not even a factor. Again, these are the MSNBC and Salon lunatics who want more government, less freedom, and more of your hard-earned money.