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Hurricanes & climate change: 21st century projections

by Judith Curry Final installment in my series on hurricanes and climate change.

Hurricanes & climate change: recent U.S. landfalling hurricanes

by Judith Curry An assessment of whether any of the impacts of recent  U.S. landfalling hurricanes were exacerbated by global warming.

Hurricanes & climate change: landfalls

by Judith Curry Part III: is there any signal of global warming in landfalling hurricanes and their impacts?

Hurricanes & climate change: detection

by Judith Curry I am preparing a new Special Report on Hurricanes and Climate Change.

Climate change availability cascade

by Judith Curry Politicians, activists and journalists have stimulated an ‘availability cascade’ [link] to support alarm about human-caused climate change.

NAS/RS Report on Climate Change: Evidence and Causes

by Judith Curry Climate change is one of the defining issues of our time. It is now more certain than ever, based on many lines of evidence, that humans are changing Earth’s climate. – Royal Society

U.S. Republicans: critical thinking on climate change

by Judith Curry The U.S. Senate Republicans on the Environment and Public Works Committee have issued a Minority Report entitled Critical Thinking on Climate Change.

U.S. Senate Hearing “Climate Change: It’s Happening Now”

by Judith Curry There was a big hearing today in the Senate on climate change.

Truth(?) in testimony and convincing policy makers

by Judith Curry Some reflections, stimulated by yesterday’s Congressional Hearing, on the different strategies of presenting Congressional testimony.



by Judith Curry Politics versus science in attributing extreme weather events to manmade global warming.

Week in review – science edition

by Judith Curry A few things that caught my eye this past week.

Week in review – science edition

by Judith Curry A few things that caught my eye this past week.

JC’s book shelf

by Judith Curry Some new books that I’ve been reading, by  Roger Pielke Jr., Rud Istvan, George Marshall and James Gleick.

How ‘extreme’ can it get?

by Judith Curry When might we see Category 6 hurricanes?  60C surface temperatures?

Hurricane Sandy: Part n

by Judith Curry Hurricane Sandy is having many repercussions beyond the obvious damage.

Copenhagen Consensus 2012

by David Hagen The results of The Copenhagen Consensus 2012 have just been released. Bjørn Lomborg assembled a blue ribbon panel including Nobel Laureate economists. They ranked the top 30 most important humanitarian projects.

Week in review 1/20/12

by Judith Curry A few things that caught my eye this past week.

IPCC Special Report on Extreme Events

by Judith Curry The IPCC has just published the Summary for Policymakers from the forthcoming Special Report on Managing the Risks of Extreme Events and Disasters to Advance Climate Change Adaptation (SREX).

Waving the Italian flag. Part I: uncertainty and pedigree

by Judith Curry The Italian flag (IF) is a representation of three-valued logic in which evidence for a proposition is represented as green, evidence against is represented as red, and residual uncertainty is represented as white.  The white area reflects … Continue reading