Category Archives: Skeptics

The debate: my presentation

by Judith Curry

My presentation  is provided here.  This is being posted at the start of the event.

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Top 15 climate scientists: consensus and skeptics

by Judith Curry

This is rather astonishing, kudos to Best Schools for putting this together.

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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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