The student who wrote the essay "Ponder the Maunder" received a letter from Senator Inhofe.
"I got a letter in the mail on my birthday from a senator," she says.
Sen. James Inhofe is the Oklahoma Republican famous for calling global warming a hoax.
"Dear Kristen," his letter begins. "Thank you so much for your letter and e-mail and for your kind words. I appreciate your help in the fight against global warming alarmism. You are a common sense young lady and an inspiration to me. I want you...Read Full Story
Here is a brief exerpt from ther essay "Ponder the Maunder":Linked from http://www.globalwarminghoax.com/e107_plugins/content/content.php?content.6.2 --- The Earth has been in an ice age for quite some time, which is interrupted by periods of "interglaciation" (warm climate) about every 100,000 years, when mean global temperatures rise 10 to 12 degrees Celcius. The blue line in the graph above is a reconstruction of global temperatures for the past 450,000 years taken from ice cores from...Read Full Story
Ponder the Maunder was an extra credit project for Honors Earth Science, Portland High School, by Kristen Byrnes of Portland Maine.