White House report backs climate change warnings

President Bush's top science advisors issued a comprehensive report Thursday that for the first time endorses what most scientific experts have long asserted: that greenhouse gases from fossil fuel combustion "are very likely the single largest cause" of Earth's warming.

The 271-page report could undercut opposition to the more aggressive provisions of climate legislation, which is to be debated in the Senate next week.  (cont.)

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it took them long enough. I mean the place where my house is currently located was once covered in a sheet of ice 40-100 feet thick. I mean come on, what took them so long.

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