quote: Another interesting angle the team is pursuing is the recent apparent slowing of global warming. "It turns out that this is due mainly to Northern Hemisphere winter, which has actually gotten slightly colder over the last decade while the other three seasons have continued their merry warming ways," he says.
quote: So we have a single factor (Northern Hemisphere winter) skewing the global average to make it appear flat, and his research just so happens to explain a dynamic by which warming could actually cause those colder winters.
quote: ...a single factor (Northern Hemisphere winter) skewing the global average to make it appear flat...
quote: I suspect that most people who think there is no global warming do so primarily because they don't like government interference.
quote: Even in the future (Star Trek), there is one world government.
quote: I suspect that most people who think there is no global warming do so primarily because they don't like government interference....
quote: Temperature for the last 1,500 years is taken from Mann , M.E., Zhang, Z., Hughes, M.K., Bradley, R.S., Miller, S.K., Rutherford, S., Proxy-Based Reconstructions of Hemispheric and Global Surface Temperature Variations over the Past Two Millennia, Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci., 105, 13252-13257, 2008.For the final time period covered, the temperature data is sourced to the Met Office Hadley Centre and Climatic Research Unit at the University of East Anglia.
quote: Of course you could help Barbara Boxer get to the bottom of "Email-Theft-Gate"!!!
quote: and tell us who much Exxon pays you to publish these
quote: I honestly don't care if every article you post is 100% factual,
quote: another masher hit-n-run job.
quote: Consider the case of Phil Jones, the director of the CRU and the man at the heart of climategate. According to one of the documents hacked from his center, between 2000 and 2006 Mr. Jones was the recipient (or co-recipient) of some $19 million worth of research grants, a sixfold increase over what he'd been awarded in the 1990s.