Photo Gallery: The Power of Sunspots

Photo Gallery: The Power of Sunspots

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Breaking Global Warming Taboos 'I Feel Duped on Climate Change'

Will reduced solar activity counteract global warming in the coming decades? That is what outgoing German electric utility executive Fritz Vahrenholt claims in a new book. In an interview with SPIEGEL, he argues that the official United Nations forecasts on the severity of climate change are overstated and supported by weak science.
Interview conducted by Olaf Stampf and Gerald Traufetter and translated from the German by Christopher Sultan