The much hue and cry about the widening of the Ozone layer and the ever increasing global warming has started to show its results.
Now meteorologists have concluded that the Global warming has STALLED since 1998, negating earlier forecasts predicted a much steeper rise in global temperatures.
Although the global warming continues to increase, however its growth rate has somewhat stalled as compared to years before 1998.
Officials say that by 2017, temperatures will not have risen significantly for nearly 20 years.
They concede that previous forecasts were inaccurate – and have come under fire for attempting to ‘bury bad news’ by publishing the revised data on Christmas Eve.