Monthly Archives: January 2014

Judith Curry and the Ocean Heat Content

Judith Curry has a new post about Ocean heat content uncertainties. The post itself seems to just be the standard uncertainty monster rearing it’s ugly head. Maybe it is too soon to be confident about anything. Maybe there are still … Continue reading

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Elements of truth

Stoat’s recent post about peer review, reminded me that there was something related that I had been considering writing about. There appears to be many climate “skeptics” (deniers some would call them) who regularly make claims about peer review being … Continue reading

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Andrew Dessler’s testimony on what we know about climate change

Originally posted on My view on climate change:
In his recent testimony, Andrew Dessler reviewed what he thinks “are the most important conclusions the climate scientific community has reached in over two centuries of work”. I think that’s a very…

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Some comments on Judith Curry’s EPW testimony

After a peaceful couple of weeks, I managed to write a post yesterday about Curry vs Mann that caused another minor Twitter storm. It was the normal infantile tweets from the usual suspect, and I didn’t get to see them … Continue reading

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Curry vs Mann

Eli has a post about Andrew Dessler’s testimony to the Senate’s Environmental and Public Works (EPW) committee, so I had thought to try and write something about Judith Curry’s testimony, but haven’t really had a chance to read it thoroughly … Continue reading

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Pattern Recognition in Physics

A physics journal that I barely knew existed, called Pattern Recognition in Physics, has survived two volumes (one being a special issue) before being cancelled by the publisher. This has already been discussed by Eli, over at Stoat, and by … Continue reading

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Attribution

There was a truly awful article in the Telegraph a few days ago called what if man-made climate change is all in the mind. It was written by a novelist called Sean Thomas, so my initial thought was that he … Continue reading

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