5:15 - Important points about climate and climate science...
7:30 - Post-Glacial Sea Level Rise
22:30 - the long lived trace gases (0.04%) ... makes the difference between and average temp of 0°F and 60°F for our planet...
35:00 - "How do we know that this recent increase in temperature is because of CO2?
40:20 - simple models
42:25 - Why worry? Known Risks
46:00 - social unrest, national security threat
57:20 - Summary
1:04:10 - "Yes the consensus is very important! No body in their right mind, if they were sick would do anything but take a consensus of good doctors and not just go with the one that gives a the rosy, nicest sounding diagnose. Science does not advance by consensus, but anybody trying to formulate policy had better jolly well use the consensus."
1:04:55 - Cloud cover? clouds work on both the solar and infrared parts of the spectrum... most important uncertainty...
1:22:00 - Clathrates?
History of the greenhouse effect and global warming
By S.M. Enzler MSc
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The Discovery of Global Warming: The Carbon Dioxide Greenhouse Effect.