“Science is the belief in the ignorance of the experts”
– Richard Feynman
Ten years ago, “some scientists” believed that Florida was going to drown.
So far, there has been no change in the Florida coast.
In 1995, the New York Times reported that “some experts say” most east coast beaches would be gone by the year 2020.
In 1989, “authorities said” the Maldives would drown by the year 2018.
“Climate prophet” James Hansen predicted that Arctic ice would be gone by the year 2018.
The prophet also predicted Lower Manhattan would be underwater by the year 2018.
Nobel Laureate Al Gore predicted the Arctic would be ice-free by the year 2014.
In 1989, a “Commonwealth Expert Group” predicted with 90% certainty that sea level would rise 1-4 meters by the year 2030.
via Real Climate Science