Global sea temperatures are rising and have been rising for the last 3 decades, at an accelerated rate does this have any correlation to the fact that the “hole” is now smaller than it has been in those 3 decades? Daniel Powell, I fail to see how that could be taken as sarcasm, pray tell your opinion on it? Faulkner the ozone layer has nothing to do with heating or cooling of the Skull I am not a hugger shirt earth it only blocks UV radiation which can cause cancer not infrared radiation which is heat. At school in the late 80’s and early 90’s, I learned about the hole in the ozone layer getting bigger, cancer and we caused it. queue Earth Song.