Science has learned so much throughout the last century but the one thing it hasn’t leaned is to recognize the extent of its hubris. Lets face it–scientists have enabled technological progress and at the same time has said, things “if God wanted man to fly he would have given us wings,” or there is no market for anyone to ever want a computer in their homes. Today their hubris is telling us that the earth is warming…the ice caps are melting and we are heading to an Ice Age because of it–all this despite the fact that according to the UN Weather Forcast–Global Tempatures to FALL.
Last week candidate Barack Obama announced that, should he be elected he will invite former VP Al Gore to bring his “global warming money machine” to his administration. Nothing could be scarier, a combination of Science, Bureaucracy and Global Warming–we see how well it has done with creating alternate energy–if there is a global warming problem, THAT particular combination will do little to solve it: