As the media have collaborated to bombard the populace with environmental and climate doom propaganda, it is only fair and reasonable to hold their feet to the fire (as it were) and examine past media promoted predictions that have failed to materialise.
Surprise, surprise! There was a consensus way back in 1976. Probably 97% of scientists agreed – who knows? However, the consensus was that it was cooling, not warming. No matter, there was a consensus.
The world was going to run out of food and it was going to get worse.
From NY Times Book Review July 18, 1976.
Current score: Experts 0 – Reality 10.