"Cool it!"
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This page deals with the American version of "Cool it!".
"Cool it! - The Skeptical Environmentalist´s Guide to Global Warming". Alfred A. Knopf, 253 pp.

Links to critical reviews and questions regarding the American version of the book, with many useful comments.

Lomborg has made his own list of (mostly very small) errors in the book .

Flaws and errors and critical comments to particular chapters are listed here.
The process of scrutinizing the book is quite time consuming and is still less than half complete (input from others, with information on concrete flaws and errors in "Cool it!", are very welcome. Contact here). For some sections of the book, no comments have been listed yet. For certain other sections, only a few comments have been made, and a thorough treatment is still awaiting. These sections are marked with "preliminary" or "few comments yet". But in all sections, more comments may be added in the future.

Some general comments to Cool it! are placed here on Lomborg-errors.

Chapter 1: Polar Bears

Discussion of polar bears (pp. 4 - 7). 

Lomborg has managed to put no less than 19 flaws and errors into his text on polar bears, which takes up just about three small pages in his book.

See also the  interview with Kevin Berger.

Chapter 2: It´s getting hotter

Discussion of heat- and cold-related deaths (pp. 10 - 21 & 38 - 40).

Discussion of cutting carbon (pp. 21 - 38) (preliminary)

Discussion of prioritisation between climate and other issus (pp. 41 - 52)

Chapter 3: Global warming: Our many worries

Discussion of melting glaciers. (pp. 53 - 59)

Discussion of sea level rise and melting of inland ice. (pp. 60 - 72) (preliminary)

Discussion of temperatures on Greenland and Antarctica. (pp. 64 - 66)

Discussion of hurricanes.  (pp. 72 - 81) (preliminary)

Discussion of flooding rivers  (pp. 81 - 87)

Discussion of possible shutdown of the Gulf Stream (pp. 87 - 92)

Discussion of malaria (pp. 92 - 102)

Discussion of food problems and starvation (pp. 102- 108)

Disccusion of water shortages (pp. 108 - 112) (preliminary)

Chapter 4: The politics of global warming

Discussion if we are getting scared witless (pp. 123 - 131)

Discussion of economics and the Stern review (pp. 131 - 138)

Discussion of the neutrality of IPCC scientists (pp. 197 - 201)

Chapter 5: Conclusion: making our top priorities cool