REPORT: Latest Cook et al. paper “probably terrible”
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REPORT: Latest Cook et al. paper “probably terrible”

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE.—A major report, announced today by a multinational team of skeptic researchers, finds a new article by the prominent climate alarmist John Cook “highly likely [to be as crap as, or even] crapper than his usual fare,” concluding that “there would be little to very little point (90% confidence range)” reading it. CliScep … Continue reading

‘It is not science as we know or understand it. Yet it is peer-reviewed, it exists’ – Part I
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‘It is not science as we know or understand it. Yet it is peer-reviewed, it exists’ – Part I

  Imagine it is star date 41315.6. The USS Enterprise has gone into orbit around a remarkably Earth-like planet and Spock is uploading data from the surface which reveals the planet is peopled by sentient beings who do ‘science’. The first actual scientific paper he uploads is Harvey et al, Internet blogs, polar bears, and … Continue reading

New Year Climateballs
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New Year Climateballs

The first of an occasional series. For the benefit of non-UK readers, “Climateballs” is a homage to the great late British sports commentator David Coleman who was legendary for his “Colemanballs” –  lines such as “If that had gone in, it would have been a goal.” The term was coined by Private Eye magazine and … Continue reading