“We can’t even forecast how these clouds are going to move in the next week. Our understanding of the physics is so bad that we can’t even do that. So to think that we could do a whole planet for 50 years in the future…” It’s a tired argument, this idea that because we can’t [...]
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How to cherry pick data Here’s the banner image for the Global Warming Policy Foundation, Nigel Lawson’s ‘think’ tank. On the left of the image, that’s a cute data plot of 21st Century global mean temperature (2001-2008), and, plainly, it shows that the temperature is in decline over the seven year period. But why only [...]