1987 – December 11, 2018 – Dr. Patrick Michaels and Beth Ann talk Climate Change Issues with 7 callers from 7 states. There were TREES above the Arctic Circle – and the Polar Bears survived. Greenland was 13 degrees warmer, for 6,000 years, than it is now – and the Polar Bears survived. There was acid rain, and half-acid rain – and the Polar Bears survived. Was it really the hottest year on record – How good are the records? The average surface temp is actually 9/10s of a degree warmer than in 1900 – but the planet is greener.