“Climate science” is multi-disciplinary; Not limited to a self-identified “elite” group

The talking point is often made that “the majority of climate sciences” believes this or that or that someone is not a “climate scientist.” For example,

“Both of those researchers say that humans play a minimal role in climate change, a position rejected by the vast majority of climate scientists.” click here

Actually, the author of this article does not have a clue what “the vast majority of climate scientists.” No one does because the study of climate and changes in climate is a multidisciplinary field. The study of climate and climate changes extends well-beyond counting tree rings and government-funding of elaborate computer models. There is no credible way to know what “the majority of climate scientists” without asking all “climate scientists”.

As food for thought, here is a slide listing disciplines where climate and climate changes are studied.

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