Week in review – energy and policy edition

by Judith Curry

A few things that caught my eye this past week.

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Week in review – science edition

by Judith Curry

A few things that caught my eye this past week.

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Expert judgement and uncertainty quantification for climate change

by Judith Curry

When it comes to climate change, the procedure by which experts assess the accuracy of models projecting potentially ruinous outcomes for the planet and society is surprisingly informal. – Michael Oppenheimer

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Rise in CO2 has greened planet Earth

by Judith Curry

We show a persistent and widespread increase of growing season integrated LAI (greening) over 25% to 50% of the global vegetated area, whereas less than 4% of the globe shows decreasing LAI (browning). Factorial simulations with multiple global ecosystem models suggest that CO2 fertilization effects explain 70% of the observed greening trend. – Zhu et al.

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Updated climate sensitivity estimates

by Nic Lewis

An update to the calculations in Lewis and Curry (2014).

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Week in review – energy and policy edition

by Judith Curry

A few things that caught my eye this past week.

Continue reading

Week in review – science edition

by Judith Curry

A few things that caught my eye this week.

Continue reading