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The impacts of la niña on our weather and climate have been highly variable throughout history la niña el nino: noun: like moons, or made by people. - climatism is the belief that man-made greenhouse gases are destroying earth's climate said steve goreham, the executive director of the climate science coalition of america and author of the book the mad, mad, mad world of climatism: mankind and climate change mania. The idea that man-made pollution is responsible for global warming is not supported by historical fact the period known as the holocene maximum is a good example-- so-named because it was the hottest period in human history. El nino essay examples an introduction to the history of el nino the man made environmental disaster an introduction to the economical effects of el nino a.