Tag Archives: science integrity

Climate modeler groupthink

groupthink

  • n.
    The act or practice of reasoning or decision-making by a group, especially when characterized by uncritical acceptance or conformity to prevailing points of view.
  • n.
    A process of reasoning or decision-making by a group, especially one characterized by uncritical acceptance or conformity to a perceived majority view.
  • n.
    decision making by a group (especially in a manner that discourages creativity or individual responsibility)

“Climate science has no system of checks and balances.  The people who write climate models are the same ones who evaluate themselves, and then journalists parrot what the modelers say, and refuse to print any other opinions.” click here

German activists spread climate falsehoods

“At XR and FFF rallies, speakers like telling outright lies with the aim of trying to get the masses of people to stampede in mass panic and blind anger.

One of these activists in Germany is Carola Rackete, reports Michael Krüger here at Science Skeptical. “ click here

Another politically-driven report about climate to ignore

It seems to me these authors (here) have used the same tactics to mislead the American public as those organizations it criticizes. This report has nothing to do with climate science and contributes nothing towards solving real climate issues we face. Like many previous reports of the same quality, the “report” should be ignored and refuted. Click here for more discussion about this “study”.

Nature retracts controversial climate paper

“Retraction Note: Quantification of ocean heat uptake from changes in atmospheric O2 and CO2composition

Retraction to: Nature https://doi.org/10.1038/s41586-018-0651-8, published online 31 October 2018.”

For the retraction click here.

“There is no climate emergency”

“In a letter to Secretary General Guterres, 500 scientists are now requesting that the UN end the hysteria and return to rational dialogue.” click here

“A declaration of a fake emergency is just like yelling “fire” in a crowded theatre”

“A couple of days after skeptics were banned by The Conversation, came an article advising how people who do illegal, potentially dangerous things can use the “climate emergency” as a legal defense.” click here

Climate crisis predictions have always been wrong in the past, are unreliable now, and tell us nothing about future climate

“Modern doomsayers have been predicting climate and environmental disaster since the 1960s. They continue to do so today. None of the apocalyptic predictions with due dates as of today have come true.” click here