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Groupthought for the Day

Groupthink! GROUPTHINK GROUPTHINK GROUPTHINK. It seems wherever you look in the skeptiverse, ‘Groupthink’ has gone absolutely ape-viral! All the most skeptical skeptics have caught the Groupthink! meme, and if you’re not talking about GROUPTHINK then, frankly, you should feel intense social shame. You’ve obviously been living in a cave, and I suggest you go back … Continue reading

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Lives of the Climate Bloggers (4) Martin Cohen

[This is a continuation of an occasional series I began at https://geoffchambers.wordpress.com/category/lives-of-the-climate-bloggers/ It is not, of course, a biography, the title being simply a jokey reference to two classic collections of “Lives”: Vasari’s “Lives of the Artists” and Diogenes Laertius’s “Lives of the Philosophers”, both of which are full of precious information about obscure though fascinating individuals … Continue reading

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Colbourne on the Status of Climate Science

This article by Frederick Colbourne appeared as a comment at the article “Some thoughts on ‘Climate Change is Real, and Important’”. We thought it deserved reposting as an article. I’ve provided the title, and made a couple of minor corrections. Fred posts at https://geoscienceenvironment.wordpress.com/ Geoff Chambers I am not a practicing scientist, though I have … Continue reading