Monthly Archives: June 2014

Help needed! What’s difficult about fractal noise?

I need help. I’ve many times tried to get a discussion going on 1/f noise so that I can understand how to put over this subject so that it is understandable. And let me be blunt, if only I could … Continue reading

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Herald: Scotland has modest shale gas and oil resources, survey suggests

This looks an important article for energy supplies in Scotland. Monday 30 June 2014 Scotland has modest shale gas and oil resources, an assessment by the British Geological Survey suggests. The estimates for the Midland Valley suggest shale gas resources … Continue reading

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Global Warming disproved: Bad posts, CET, Antarctic Ice and Fractal Noise

I was caught out this morning seeing a graph of Antarctic Ice (unlabelled) which I took to be a plot of the Central England Temperature series. The fact I was confused is proof that that global warming is non-science. So, … Continue reading

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Climate Insanity: “Deniers should be executed?”

OK – I ADMIT IT – I’ve been caught out by a spoof post. Tom Moriarty is actually a skeptic. ========My Original Post (funny in retrospect!)======== I went to look at uClimate an I was unprepared for this filth: Based … Continue reading

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One More Time …..

Originally posted on Real Science:
I have posted this graph dozens of times, and hopefully this time it will be clear to everyone. The graph shows the average final temperature for all USHCN stations minus the average raw temperature for all…

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Skeptical of skeptics: is Steve Goddard right?

Originally posted on Climate Etc.:
by Judith Curry Skeptics doing what skeptics do best . . . attack skeptics. – Suyts Last week, the mainstream media was abuzz with claims by skeptical blogger Steve Goddard that NOAA and NASA have…

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You must explain the warming

**Note since posting Richard has commented to say the quote (which I couldn’t find myself) referred to something else. So apologies Richard and thanks, because it was about time I wrote an article on this. So even if it doesn’t … Continue reading

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Academics reject scientific method

The physicist who runs a blog he should call “AndThenIGaveUpScience” has a blog post on: consensus, the appeal to authority, and how we counter manufactured doubt, And the video (at end) is a real laugh. In the talk we hear … Continue reading

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NASA Is Constantly Cooling The Past And Warming The Present

Originally posted on Real Science:
Over the past 15 years, NASA and NOAA have turned a long term US cooling trend into a warming trend. But it is even worse than that, because almost every year they make the past…

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Met Office “One of the warmest Junes” – how unremarkable is that?

The met office are now saying that “Early statistics from the Met Office National Climate Information Centre show that this has been one of the warmest Junes in records dating back to 1910. Based on figures up until 25 June … Continue reading

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Global warming is not a scientific issue.

Thanks to Stefanthedenier for prompting this. Whilst many assume global warming is a scientific issue, my long held view is that it is not. Global warming is a social issue. It is really a question of the way we decide … Continue reading

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Eureka!! (Ice Age theory)

I’ve had a partial explanation for why the earth enters and leaves ice-ages for a while. I’ve been tempted to publish for a while, but wasn’t entirely happy with it because the mechanism (which I’ve not seen anyone suggest) didn’t … Continue reading

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Scientists Respond to the Obama Administration’s National Climate Assessment

Originally posted on ketchem and fleezem:
I got this in email , felt it needed posting. ? ? The National Climate Assessment – 2014 (NCA) is a masterpiece of marketing that shows for the first time the full capabilities of…

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What really annoys climate academics about the public critique of their work.

The Guardian have some interesting comments from climate academics (I refuse to call people who don’t practice real skeptic science “scientists”). This really needs a detailed response to each one – something that is impossible on the Guardian, and something … Continue reading

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No, You Can’t Just Change The Data

Originally posted on Real Science:
Every year the past gets colder, and the present gets warmer. NASA and NOAA post no disclaimers saying that they are doing this. They simply alter the data to produce a steeper warming trend every…

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The Global Warming Pause – definition

Back around 2007 I posted a section in Wikipedia Global Warming talk page titled “The Pause”. In this I pointed to the lack of warming since AR3 and the growing number of articles referring to the lack of warming. (I … Continue reading

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Key Articles

The problem with good a blog is that whether an article is good or not, it quickly gets buried and so I have problems finding some of my better and/or key articles. So to help find them I’ve created a … Continue reading

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EU green group funding.

Following on from #Frackinggate – the allegations by NATO that green groups are funded by Russian oil, Andrew Montford has another post at  Bishop hill which caught my attention: There is, however, an even more sinister element. As we see … Continue reading

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My best estimate: less than 1C warming if CO2 level is doubled.

I keep making this argument in bits, and have been meaning to put it together but have never had the time. So rather than putting it off again, I’ve decided to put my assessment of the impact of CO2 on … Continue reading

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Censorious charlatan curtails climate chat

Originally posted on Tallbloke's Talkshop:
‘Anders’, the proprietor of popular warmist blog ‘and then there’s physics’ issued me with a challenge when I commented on his post about the ‘little ice age recovery‘. ? “Try doing some actual physics”…

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