Category Archives: Skeptics

Innate Skepticism

by Andy West

On the origin of public skepticism and its entanglement with science.

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Some comments on neoskepticism

by Steven E. Koonin

Stern et al. offer “The challenge of climate-change neoskepticism” as a Policy Forum piece in the August 12 issue of Science magazine (hereafter SPSK; paywalled here).

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The Denialism Frame

by Andy West

An inadequately testable and inappropriate framing.

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Asymmetry and the power of the 3%

by Judith Curry

The minority rule will show us how it all it takes is a small number of intolerant virtuous people with skin in the game, in the form of courage, for society to function properly. – Nassim Taleb

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On distinguishing disbelief and nonbelief

by Judith Curry

It is important to distinguish between disbelief and nonbelief– between believing a sentence is false and merely not believing it true. 

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Climate Heretic. Part II

by Judith Curry

David Rose has published an interview with me in the Spectator.

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Why Skeptics hate climate skeptics

by Planning Engineer

In recent years many “skeptics” have become vociferously critical of anyone who expresses any doubts toward any part of what they see as a climate consensus (both problems and cures). How did the skeptic community grow to take on this role?

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