Tag Archives: Bjørn Lomborg

Hurricanes and carbon cuts

I was wanting to quickly comment on a recent Bjorn Lomborg article in the New York Post called No, global warming isn’t causing worse hurricanes. It’s mainly a response to another article in the New York Post called Climate change … Continue reading

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Lomborg: If we emit more, we’ll warm more

Bjorn Lomborg, to make up for losing his $4million funding from the Australian government has just published a paper on the impact of current climate proposals. Possibly he’s also trying to improve his h-index, but given the Impact Factor of … Continue reading

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Lomborg science

I was going to write a post about the whole Lomborg saga, but I really can’t be bothered writing too much. If you want to read about his many errors, you could read Graham Readfearn’s Guardian article. If you want … Continue reading

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Things I thought were obvious!

I hope everyone had an enjoyable and pleasant New Year’s eve, and I hope everyone has a great 2015. The more I get involved in the whole climate debate, the more I start to realise that things I thought were … Continue reading

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Let’s all just get rich!

A number of people seem quite excited by a recent article in American Interest by Richard Tol, called Hot Stuff, Cold Logic. The basic premise of the article seems to be that climate change isn’t the only problem we face … Continue reading

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Being positive!

I’ve been doing what I do quite a lot these days, which is contemplating the whole online climate science debate. It’s very clear that any kind of dialogue with those who strongly disagree with mainstream climate science is virtually impossible. … Continue reading

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On being alarmed

The Climate Change National Forum has a new Fact Checker section. I think the idea is to post news articles about climate change and allow the scientists involved in the Climate Change National Forum to comment. It sounds like a … Continue reading

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