Blog Archives

Climate power play by the AAAS et al.

by Judith Curry

The AAAS and affiliated professional societies just shot themselves in the foot with the letter to U.S. policy makers.

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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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Controversy over comparing models with observations

by Judith Curry

My draft talk elicited an interesting conversation on twitter, that deserves some wider discussion.

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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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Week in review – science and technology edition

by Judith Curry

A few things that caught my eye this past week.

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Heat waves: exacerbated by global warming?

diby Judith Curry

Western Europe is on track for a potential record breaking heat wave.  Should any of this be blamed on human-caused global warming?

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Solar grid parity?

by Rud Istvan and Planning Engineer                                                 

There are many journal articles, media stories, NGO papers, and blogs claiming solar already has, or soon will, reach general grid parity. Grid parity  is when the cost of solar equals the cost of conventional electricity alternatives. It should also mean equal without subsidies like feed in tariffs (FiT), net metering, and tax credits.

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