Tag Archives: Extreme weather

Linking climate change and extreme events

There’s an article in the New Republic called the media’s failure to connext the dots on climate change. I actually came across it via a blog post by Matthew Nisbet in which he argues that [Why] The New Republic is … Continue reading

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Nobody knows!

I was watching the Andrew Marr Show this morning, and one of the guests was Eric Pickles, the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government. He was on to talk about the extreme weather that’s been battering the UK … 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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Misleading?

Dana Nuccitelli posted a tweet yesterday about an article called The truth about tornadoes in which he suggested Tornado experts say @RogerPielkeJr and Richard Muller are misleading the American public http://t.co/QQZd3wFjQz via @LiveScience — Dana Nuccitelli (@dana1981) December 4, 2013 … Continue reading

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The power of data

I watched, for my sins, a new Global Warming Policy Foundation (GWPF) video called Extreme Weather Events & Global Warming: How Good Is The Evidence? To be fair, it was more balanced than I had expected but really just seemed … Continue reading

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Watt about the bell curve?

I should start this post by saying how hard I am finding it to maintain my tagline of trying to keep the discussion civil. I think it’s virtually impossible and I now completely understand why some don’t bother. I should … Continue reading

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Watt a somewhat poorly written abstract and introduction?

So, I was going to have a break and stop writing, but clearly I don’t know when to give up. I’ve also just noticed that this will be my 150th post since I started in April. That’s either impressive, or … Continue reading

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