How long is the pause?

by Judith Curry

With 39 explanations and counting, and some climate scientists now arguing that it might last yet another decade, the IPCC has sidelined itself in irrelevance until it has something serious to say about the pause and has reflected on whether its alarmism is justified, given its reliance on computer models that predicted temperature rises that have not occurred.Rupert Darwall 

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Week in review

by Judith Curry

A few things that caught my eye this past week

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Partisanship and silencing science

by Judith Curry

 The implications of dogmatic groupthink and intimidation for the pursuit of sound science — and sound policy — are chilling. – Christopher Snowden

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Atlantic vs Pacific vs AGW

by Judith Curry

I hope this will lead to a broader discussion about the contribution of natural variability to local climate trends and to the statistics of extreme events. – John Michael Wallace

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JC interview on science communications

by Judith Curry

A new series on Climate Change Communications: Taking the Temperature.

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The 50-50 argument

by Judith Curry

Pick one:

a)  Warming since 1950 is predominantly (more than 50%)  caused by humans.

b)  Warming since 1950 is predominantly caused by natural processes.

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Week in review

by Judith Curry

A few things that caught my eye this past week.

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