Tag Archives: Heartland Institute

A $25000 bet

I notice that the The Committee for Skeptical Enquiry has challenged the Heartland Institute to a $25000 bet. The bet is essentially about whether or not the 30-year GISSTemp land-only temperature average ending on 31 December 2015 will exceed any … Continue reading

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AWOL!

I thought that I would post this video of Scott Denning talking at the Heartland Institute Conference on Climate Change in 2011 (H/T Willard). It’s an interesting talk, although I don’t agree with everything he says. His basic point, though, … Continue reading

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Watt about falsifiability?

Watts Up With That (WUWT) has a recent post called Mann on mathematics, alcohol and “proof”. The post discusses a recent comment by Michael Mann in which he says Proof is for mathematical theorems and alcoholic beverages. It’s not for … Continue reading

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Watt about the Chinese Academy of Sciences?

Watts Up With That (WUWT) had a recent post titled Heartlands NIPCC report to be accepted by the Chinese Academy of Sciences in special ceremony. Now, as far as I can tell, the title is fairly clear and unambiguous. The … Continue reading

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