Another reason to love global warming—it’s rescuing Australian wine:

Global warming may have delivered Australia’s embattled wine industry a much-needed boost, with this year’s unfavourable weather conditions expected to significantly reduce the damaging wine glut.

“Damaging wine glut”, eh? A shortage would surely be more damaging, but there you go.

(Via Hal G.P. Colebatch, who notes that Australia is dodging Europe’s death spiral)

UPDATE. In other heartwarming warming news, a type of polar bear has been located that is entirely resistant to ice shrinkage.

Posted by Tim B. on 11/26/2006 at 09:15 AM
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