Let's go back to calling it global warming

As scientific terms go, "climate change" is lame. It sounds like something created by committee.

And it's hard to understand as a crisis when we also hear scientists talking about ice ages and other natural changes to the climate happening throughout earth's history.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on January 23, 2020, with the headline 'Let's go back to calling it global warming'. Print Edition | Subscribe