Flashback 1974: ‘There is mounting evidence of a worldwide cooling trend’ – ‘Global cooling may be related to the devasting African drought’

History of 1970’s ice age scare.




14 Jul 1974, Page 1 – at Newspapers.com

NASA’s top climatologists reported the same thing in 1971, and made it clear that the effects of CO2 are not dangerous, and never will be dangerous.




Obama’s science adviser John Holdren reported the same thing in 1971, and predicted a new ice age in a joint paper with Paul Ehrlich.



John Holdren in 1971: “New ice age” likely · zomblog

Ehrlich also reported that the US would have food and water rationing by 1980.



6 Oct 1970, Page 3 – at Newspapers.com

NOAA shot this theory down by the year 1977, so it is pretty remarkable that Gavin is trying to resurrect it in 2015.


27 Feb 1977, Page 1 – at Newspapers.com