The true shame is that teachers read this stuff and believe it, then teach it to their students.
All of this alarmist attribution stuff is junk science personified. We are seeing nothing that is outside of normal natural variability. As my father used to say, figures don't lie but liars sure can figure.
Hurricanes are “natural.” Our ability to see them coming and cope is “man-made.”
A climate scientist looked at the data and found global warming was ‘inconsequential’ to Hurricane Harvey
"The results are clear: human-induced global warming played an inconsequential role in this disaster."
CFACT policy advisor Larry Bell provides a personal account of the human response to Hurricane Harvey's destruction.
How many solar panels, wind turbines and electric cars would we have needed to subsidize in order to prevent the tragic flooding of Houston?
In 1900 a hurricane devastated Galveston, Texas. Hurricane Harvey is natural. The ability to cope with it is man-made.