A controversial claim by an Indian scientist (Dr Murari Lal), one year ago in January 2010, may prove to be more accurate than either the scientist or the outraged critics assume. Dr. Lal put forth, and then under pressure retracted, the claim that Himalayan glaciers will have melted by 2035.
But comparing his supposedly wildly inaccurate estimate to information provided to, and published by, Billy Meier, in 2007, shows a similarity to the immense, unstoppable changes, including the melting away of the glaciers and the rising of the sea levels, that Meier said will indeed occur by 2100. In fact, Meier warned of the melting of the glaciers as far back as 1964. [...]