Excerpt from inquisitr.com

Climate change, particularly warming, might be a good thing, according to President Obama’s science czar Dr. Holdren.

In a recent online question and answer session from the White , Holdren suggested that -made global warming preventing a new ice age. Holdren’s official government title Assistant to the President for Science and , and he degrees from MIT and Stanford. He has taught at and the University of California, Berkeley.

While the climate of the has changed over the millennia as a result of natural factors — principally changes in the tilt and orientation of the earth’s axis and rotation, and in the shape of its orbit around the — those changes occur far too gradually to have noticeable effects over a period of mere decades. In their current phases, moreover, they would be gradually cooling the earth — taking us to another ice age…”