By timothy from Slashdot's but-that's-unpossible department
New submitter PensacolaSlick
writes that [Patrick Moore a], co-founder of Greenpeace, and seven-year director of Greenpeace International, with other very pro-environmental credentials, has come out with a brief rationale for why he is "skeptical that humans are the main cause of climate change and that it will be catastrophic in the near future." He argues instead that in a historical context, human activity has saved the planet, declaring that "at 400 parts per million, all our food crops, forests, and natural ecosystems are still on a starvation diet for carbon dioxide."
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, which according to the New York Times is "the primary American organization pushing climate change skepticism.") Moore also breaks with what might be expected of a Greenpeace founder as well in that he is currently chair of Allow Golden Rice/a.Read Replies (0)