Tag Archives: 18 Spectacularly Wrong Apocalyptic Predictions Made Around the Time of the First Earth Day in 1970 Expect More This Year American Enterprise Institute (@AEI) Mark J. Perry (@Mark_J_Perry)

Kenneth Watt (Kenneth E. F. Watt) Ecologist: “If present trends continue, the world will be about four degrees colder for the global mean temperature in 1990, but eleven degrees colder in the year 2000. This is about twice what it would take to put us into an ice age” (1970)

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18 Spectacularly Wrong Apocalyptic Predictions Made Around the Time of the First Earth Day in 1970, Expect More This Year
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American Enterprise Institute (@AEI)

Mark J. Perry (@Mark_J_Perry)

April 21, 2014
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http://www.aei-ideas.org/2014/04/18-spectacularly-wrong-apocalyptic-predictions-made-around-the-time-of-the-first-earth-day-in-1970-expect-more-this-year/
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Kenneth Watt (Kenneth E. F. Watt) Ecologist: “By the year 2000, if present trends continue, we will be using up crude oil at such a rate . . . that there won’t be any more crude oil” (1970)

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18 Spectacularly Wrong Apocalyptic Predictions Made Around the Time of the First Earth Day in 1970, Expect More This Year
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American Enterprise Institute (@AEI)

Mark J. Perry (@Mark_J_Perry)

April 21, 2014
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http://www.aei-ideas.org/2014/04/18-spectacularly-wrong-apocalyptic-predictions-made-around-the-time-of-the-first-earth-day-in-1970-expect-more-this-year/
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Life (@LIFE): “In a decade, urban dwellers will have to wear gas masks to survive air pollution” (January 1970) “by 1985 air pollution will have reduced the amount of sunlight reaching earth by one half”

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18 Spectacularly Wrong Apocalyptic Predictions Made Around the Time of the First Earth Day in 1970, Expect More This Year
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American Enterprise Institute (@AEI)

Mark J. Perry (@Mark_J_Perry)

April 21, 2014
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http://www.aei-ideas.org/2014/04/18-spectacularly-wrong-apocalyptic-predictions-made-around-the-time-of-the-first-earth-day-in-1970-expect-more-this-year/
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Denis Hayes (@DenisHayes Denis Allen Hayes) Earth Day (@EarthDayNetwork) chief organizer, The Living Wilderness: “It is already too late to avoid mass starvation” (Spring 1970)

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18 Spectacularly Wrong Apocalyptic Predictions Made Around the Time of the First Earth Day in 1970, Expect More This Year
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American Enterprise Institute (@AEI)

Mark J. Perry (@Mark_J_Perry)

April 21, 2014
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http://www.aei-ideas.org/2014/04/18-spectacularly-wrong-apocalyptic-predictions-made-around-the-time-of-the-first-earth-day-in-1970-expect-more-this-year/
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Paul Ehrlich (@PaulREhrlich Paul Ralph Ehrlich) The Progressive (@TheProgressive): between 1980 and 1989, some 4 billion people, including 65 million Americans, will perish in the “Great Die-Off” (1970)

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18 Spectacularly Wrong Apocalyptic Predictions Made Around the Time of the First Earth Day in 1970, Expect More This Year
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American Enterprise Institute (@AEI)

Mark J. Perry (@Mark_J_Perry)

April 21, 2014
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http://www.aei-ideas.org/2014/04/18-spectacularly-wrong-apocalyptic-predictions-made-around-the-time-of-the-first-earth-day-in-1970-expect-more-this-year/
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Paul R. Ehrlich
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University of Missouri St. Louis
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http://www.umsl.edu/~biology/hwec/WEArecipients/ehrlich.html
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Paul Ehrlich (@PaulREhrlich Paul Ralph Ehrlich) Mademoiselle (@MademoiselleMag): “The death rate will increase until at least 100-200 million people per year will be starving to death during the next ten years” (April 1970) “Population will inevitably and completely outstrip whatever small increases in food supplies we make”

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18 Spectacularly Wrong Apocalyptic Predictions Made Around the Time of the First Earth Day in 1970, Expect More This Year
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American Enterprise Institute (@AEI)

Mark J. Perry (@Mark_J_Perry)

April 21, 2014
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http://www.aei-ideas.org/2014/04/18-spectacularly-wrong-apocalyptic-predictions-made-around-the-time-of-the-first-earth-day-in-1970-expect-more-this-year/
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Paul R. Ehrlich
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University of Missouri St. Louis
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http://www.umsl.edu/~biology/hwec/WEArecipients/ehrlich.html
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