George and Clive

Three days ago George Monbiot announced in the Guardian that he had prostate cancer. He’s in surgery today. This is definitely not cheering news, even in an odd way, and I’m sure we all wish him a successful recovery. I’ve expressed before my admiration for Monbiot the political activist who risked (and nearly lost) his … Continue reading

Monckton and the Engineer Judge

Christopher Monckton has a new post at WattsUpWithThat claiming that climate sensitivity is about 1.2°K, not the IPCC’s 3.3°K. So what? Monckton has many articles at WUWT, and lots of people have claimed a lower sensitivity of this order. I’m signalling the article here, and encouraging the scientifically literate to comment, for two reasons. (1) … Continue reading