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Global Warming: Human Development Versus Mother Nature

by | 24th, October 2007

MALIBU is burning. It’s a Flaming Malibu, a heady combination of coconut, rum and Britney Spears’ house bricks. And the Al Goreans are drinking it in.

The fires are not the result of the aforesaid Spears’s clothing or two downed power lines, rather it is: “Mother’ nature’s revenge against human development”.

So says the Independent, which report that fires are part of the “long-standing clash between natural weather cycles and the whims of human development”.

Indeed. We humans should not develop, or evolve. “This is mother nature versus human nature,” says Bill Patzert, a climatologist. “It’s about too much development and too much

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