Discover a new way to find and share stories you'll love… Learn about Reading Desk

Post Profile



Extremely hot

By Stefan Rahmstorf and Dim Coumou One claim frequently heard regarding extreme heat waves goes something like this: ”Since this heat wave broke the previous record by 5 °C, global warming can’t have much to do with it since that has been only 1 °C over the 20th century”. Here we explain why we find [...]
read more

share
See more about: Stefan Rahmstorf

Increase of extreme foolishness in a warming world

Academics / General Science : Watts Up With That? (2 years ago)

Guest Post by Willis Eschenbach Stefan Rahmstorf and Dim Coumou have published a paper (paywalled, of course) in one of the best-known vanity presses of science, PNAS (Proceedings of the National Alarmists of Science). I think this ... Read Post

Weather Extremes: Atmospheric Waves And Climate Change

Issues & Causes / Climate Change : Climate Progress (last year)

By Vladimir Petoukhov and Stefan Rahmstorf, via The Conversation The northern hemisphere has experienced a spate of extreme weather in recent times. In 2012 there were destructive heat waves in the U.S. and southern Europe, accompan... Read Post

Bombshell: Study Finds 80% Chance Russia’s 2010 July Heat Record Would Not Have Occurred Without Climate Warming

Issues & Causes / Climate Change : Climate Progress (2 years ago)

A major new study has reanalyzed the connection between global warming and the record-breaking temperatures we’ve been seeing.  Stefan Rahmstorf and Dim Coumou conclude in their PNAS paper, “Increase of extreme events in a warming w... Read Post


Copyright © 2011 Regator, LLC