What America thinks about global warming
While many people agree that the globe is, in fact, warming, some argue over the causes. According to the poll, three in ten Americans blame humans for global warming, whereas two in ten say the warming mostly has natural causes. The rest — nearly half — believe that global warming is caused by a combination of the two.
Almost 70 percent of those polled believe the government should do more to address the problem.
Read more in this 26-page global warming cover story in TIME Magazine. (You'll have to register to read it, but you won't have to pay.) ☼
*I'm a little baffled about these two statistics, as they imply that three percent of the people polled believe that global warming probably isn't happening but yet think that this non-existent warming will affect future generations. Anyone know what might be going on?