esocid writes: Prime Minister Kevin Rudd signed the instrument of ratification of the Kyoto Protocol in his first act after being sworn in this morning.
The ratification will come into force in 90 days.
"This is the first official act of the new Australian Government, demonstrating my Government's commitment to tackling climate change," Mr Rudd said.
Hopefully the United States will take a cue from Australia's move.
"Today's robots are very primitive, capable of understanding only a few
simple instructions such as 'go left', 'go right', and 'build car'."