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Waikato Times - - Opinion -

Ex­perts tell us that a tem­per­a­ture rise of 1.5C will make earth un­in­hab­it­able. Friends tell us that the av­er­age an­nual tem­per­a­ture vari­a­tion in St Peters­burg is 80C and for Toronto it is 54C. The NZ Year Book tells us that for Hamil­ton the av­er­age an­nual vari­a­tion is 16C, but the ex­treme has been 40C. It tells us that the av­er­age daily tem­per­a­ture dif­fer­ence be­tween Auck­land and Dunedin is 5C. Have we aban­doned the Age of Rea­son? EL By­d­der, Hamil­ton

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