Wednesday, January 20, 2016
2015 not the hottest year
The media is playing up the report that 2015 is the hottest year in recorded history, but that claim is based on so many assumptions that it is, at most, a theory. The temperature of most of Earth's surface is not even measured, and even less was measured in the past.
If the government was using actual historical temperatures, we'd have a different story, too.
The U.S. has by far the most comprehensive temperature measurements, and these show the U.S. was warmer in the past.
Here are some of Tony Heller's observations: