New data indicates that changes in the Sun's output of energy were a major factor in the global temperature increases seen in recent years. The research will be unwelcome among hardcore green activists, as it downplays the influence of human-driven carbon emissions.
Notice how they don't use 'data' as a plural? I hate data as a plural! Data is a single lump, and should be singular!
What was the topic again? Oh, yeah, the minor sunspot cycle can influence climate. What about all the other sun and orbit cycles? Maybe they do, as well?
I'm still bubbling CO2 into my fish tank. It makes the plants grow nice. And of course, all that lovely beer in the hot summer --- burp!