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An open letter to Burt Rutan, regarding his WSJ commentary on human-caused climate disruption

January 27, 2012

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[Update: My original post, Burt Rutan’s comments, and my responses to his comments have been copied here. That post has closed comments and will be updated with any further discussion Burt and I have, either in the massive comment thread below or independently. If you’re interested in just Burt’s and my discussion to date, minus […]

The 2011 Climate B.S.* of the Year Awards (corrected)

January 5, 2012

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Peter H. Gleick collects the five most outrageous examples of climate BS (Bad Science) from 2011, with several runners-up. Number one? All the Republican presidential candidates.

Climate Science for Everyone: Why 3% annually is actually a lot of carbon dioxide

December 29, 2011

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In this installment of Climate Science for Everyone - people are adding a lot of carbon dioxide to the atmosphere every year. But how much is "a lot," really?

Climate disruption denier Ian Plimer debunks climate disruption denier Ian Plimer

December 9, 2011

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Australian author and climate disruption denialist Ian Plimer debunks himself with self-contradictory statements in his 2009 book "Heaven and Earth."

How much context is in the Climategate emails? (updated)

November 23, 2011

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The illegally hacked and published CRU emails do not contain enough context to draw any firm conclusions about much of anything - real investigations, where complete records are examined and the principles are interviewed about meetings, phone conversations, and white-board conversations are required. And all such investigations have found that the so-called Climategate emails show no evidence of misconduct or conspiracy.

Zombie climate emails rise again (updated)

November 22, 2011

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After two years of fermenting in the back of the fridge, the Climategate hacker pulled out a rank and moldy pile of leftover emails out just in time for the second anniversary of the original illegal CRU email release.

Heartland Institute’s latest climate-related media advisory filled with the usual distortions

October 21, 2011

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The Heartland Institute has a history of distorting climate science and lying about climate scientists. Their latest climate-related media advisory is no exception.