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Mann goes Where No Man Dares to Go

.. and states in an article in the Guardian https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2017/aug/28/climate-change-hurricane-harvey-more-deadly that Tropical Storm Harvey was “exacerbated” by manmade global warming “…in a way that greatly increased the risk of damage and loss of life.” Since loss of life is currently put at three, and Mann asserts that warming in the past few decades has increased … Continue reading

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Edwards on Science, Curry on Mann v Steyn

"Science is always sold as facts, and it's not, it's process. And that process is mainly arguing." says @flimsinhttps://t.co/RZkLQepzs4 — Paul Matthews (@etzpcm) January 12, 2017 A couple of weeks ago there was an interesting episode of the BBC’s Inside Science programme, looking at the difficulties of explaining science. The host Adam Rutherford started off … Continue reading

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“More of us must grab the leadership reins”

Further evidence that “Nature”, formerly a serious science journal, has become a mouthpiece for political activism: Nature Climate Change has just published an article “The supply of climate leaders must grow” by Thomas Bateman, from the School of Commerce at the University of Virginia, and Michael Mann, who needs no introduction. The subheading is To … Continue reading