Saturday, August 8, 2009
Unbridled contributions to global warming may raise global temperatures by ten degrees centigrade by 2010, spelling extremely undesirable consequence
(....)"The whole world has been discussing global dimming for a long time. The latest findings by British scientists, mentioned in The Guardian newspaper, suggest that the amount of sunlight reaching the Earth's surface has dwindled by 20% over the past few years.
U.S. experts who have been measuring solar-radiation volumes for over 50 years say the amount of direct irradiance reaching the surface of our planet has shrunk by 10% between the late 1950s and the early 1990s. Some regions of the world, including Asia and Europe, get even less sunlight. Hong Kong and the former Soviet republics receive 37% and 20% less solar energy, respectively."(....)
Source: ria Novosti.-http://en.rian.ru/analysis/20090326/120754228.html