Search Results for: wicked problem

Week in review – science edition

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

Climate book shelf

by Judith Curry Reviews of new books by Steve Koonin, Matthew Kahn and Marc Morano.

15 minutes

by Judith Curry In a recent invited talk at the American Chemical Society annual meeting, I attempted to explain the climate debate in 15 minutes.

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.

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.

Discussion thread – improving the interface between climate science and policy

by Judith Curry I’m looking for ideas and discussion on ways to improve what I regard to be a broken interface between climate science and policy.

Week in review

by Judith Curry A few things that have caught my eye these past weeks.

Uncertainty about the Climate Uncertainty Monster

by Judith Curry The many dimensions of the climate uncertainty monster.

Week in review – science edition

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

Climate models and precautionary measures

by Judith Curry Ergo, we should build down CO2 emissions, even regardless of what climate-models tell us. – Nassim Taleb

Week in review – science edition

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

Rethinking the Social Cost of Carbon

by Judith Curry The Social Cost of Carbon is emerging as a major source of contention in the Trump Administration.

Beyond Physics: Advanced Biology and Climate Change

by Clive Hambler Reflections on the stabilization of Earth’s climate by life.

Climate polarization requires long, deep look at our worldviews

by Judith Curry A more truly open dialogue, which honors a wider range of perspectives, may start to take place if we use integrative perspectives.

Climate ‘limits’ and timelines

by Judith Curry Some thoughts in response to a query from a reporter.

Decision strategies for uncertain, complex situations

by Judith Curry How to gain clarity when making decisions in uncertain and complex situations.

Climate change as a political process

All this talk about climate change has misled us collectively. It has made us search for a mega solution to a mega problem: it has created the impression that if we solve the problem of climate change, all other problems … Continue reading

Four questions on climate change

by Garth Paltridge An essay on the state of climate change science.

Hearing: President’s UN climate pledge

by Judith Curry The House of Representatives Committee on Science, Space and Technology Hearing on the President’s UN Climate Pledge has now concluded.

Eco – (post) modernism

by Judith Curry Can we have a good, even great, anthropocene?

JC’s (un)motivated reasoning

by Judith Curry “I think open explorations of the ideological assumptions scientists bring into policy debates are not only welcome but often necessary for having productive conversations.” – Aaron Huertas

Adaptive problem solving: Integral approaches to climate change

by Judith Curry I (and others) have characterized climate change as a ‘wicked problem’ – systemic, self-fuelling tangles, which are multidimensional, hard to define and generate new problems when one tries to solve the old ones.

Stalking the uncertainty monster

by Judith Curry Its time to check in with the Climate Uncertainty Monster.