@Judith Curry: Remar­kable changes to carbon emission budgets in the IPCC Special Report on Global Warming of 1.5C

by Nic Lewis A close reading of Chapters 1 and 2 of the IPCC Special Report on Global Warming of 1.5°C (SR15) reveals some intere­sting changes from the IPCC 5th Asses­sment Report (AR5), and other science-​relevant statem­ents. This article highl­ights …

2018-10-18 21:11

@Climate Denial Crock of the Week: Checking a Hurricane Predic­tion: How Did He Do?

I interv­iewed atmosp­heric scientist Peter Jacobs, from George Mason Univer­sity, last spring, and asked him for a preview of the (then) coming storm season. Now that we can review most of it (reme­mber, Sandy made landfall at end of Octob­er..) – How did he do? I think pretty well. Scien­tists don’t know everyt­hing, but that […]

2018-10-19 13:39