Are academia and publishing destroying scientific innovation?

by Judith Curry

It is alarming that so many Nobel Prize recipients have lamented that they would never have survived this current academic environment. What are the implications of this on the discovery of future scientific paradigm shifts and scientific inquiry in general?

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Week in review

by Judith Curry

A few things that caught my eye this last week.

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End of climate exceptionalism

by Judith Curry

A new report from the IPCC implies that “climate exceptionalism”, the notion that global warming is a problem like no other, is coming to an end. – Economist

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Open thread

by Judith Curry

It’s your turn to introduce topics for discussion.

Evidence of absence versus absence of evidence

By Judith Curry

Does global warming make extreme weather events worse?

 

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IPCC AR5 WG2 Report – draft SPM

by Judith Curry

The WG2 Report will be officially released on Monday.  Here is what people are saying about a leaked version of the Summary for Policy Makers.

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Week in review

by Judith Curry

A few things that caught my eye this past week.

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