If I had engaged in activities that involved fleecing the governments of the United States and the United Kingdom of billions in public funds in the name of “climate research”, and it was found that I had manipulated the data to advance the “global warming” hoax, wouldn’t I be facing charges of fraud? Or if [...]
On August 3rd, I posted a further note on the inquiries into the Climategate scandal. Joe Romm's… Michael Mann - Pennsylvania State University - Michael E. Mann - Climatic Research Unit hacking incident - Penn State
By Ross McKitrick, Ph.D Professor of Environmental Economics, University of Guelph, Canada Introduction News broke on or around 19 November 2009 that a large archive of emails and files from the Climatic Research Unit (CRU) in the UK had been … Continue reading ?
Responding to climate blogger Joe Romm on the Michael Mann investigation Climate change - Michael Mann - Pennsylvania State University - Climatic Research Unit hacking incident - Michael E. Mann
Just had someone call me and say that new research is downplaying the role of CO2 in climate change. Apparently this research is suggesting that CFCs (the coolants in older A/C units and aerosol propellants) are the cause of climate change. Should make for interesting reading. Not even going to try and predict how far [...]
Efforts in Congress to pass a meaningful climate-change bill have ended for now. This is a big… Climate change - Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change - Environment - Climatic Research Unit hacking incident - IPCC
Efforts in Congress to pass a meaningful climate-change bill have ended for now. This is a big… Climate change - Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change - Environment - Emissions trading - Climatic Research Unit hacking incident
In the story DOE Funding For CRU Placed On Hold it was reported about the University of East Anglia’s Climate Research Unit (CRU) that: It has supported the CRU financially since 1990 and gives the unit about £131,000 ($200,000 USD) a … Continue reading ?
A powerful editorial in New Scientist about Muir Russell’s report into those emails leaked from East Anglia’s Climate Research Unit. It does not quite call Russell’s publication a whitewash, but comes fairly close. Its main point ofShow More Summary
Jonathan Leake, The Sunday Times The American government has suspended its funding of the University of East Anglia’s climate research unit (CRU), citing the scientific doubts raised by last November’s leak of hundreds of stolen emails. The US Department of … Continue reading ?
Even in these intellectually debauched times, is hard to credit the cynical and brazenly corrupt farce of the ‘investigations’ into the ‘Climategate’ email scandal centred around East Anglia’s Climatic Research Unit. The UK inquiry,Show More Summary
Former head of research unit responds to criticism by arguing for necessity of assessing excerpts by independent reviews
By way of preamble, let me remind you where I stand on climate change. I think climate science… Climate change - Michael Mann - Climatic Research Unit hacking incident - Pennsylvania State University - Michael E. Mann
Last week, the Independent Climate Change Email Review panel headed by Sir Muir Russell released its report on the Climategate affair at the University of East Anglia's Climate Research Unit (CRU). Reason's Ronald Bailey summarized the findings as follows: "All right, people. Move along. Show More Summary
I know this is already a bit of old news, but I am just returning from TAM8 (which was awesome, BTW) and am behind on my blogging. Recently the third of three independent reviews of the Climatic Research Unit (CRU) e-mail scandal has been completed. All three reviews concluded that the CRU was not hiding, [...]
IS THAT A RHETORICAL QUESTION?.... The right's overheated reaction to the so-called "Climategate" story had exactly the desired effect -- major media outlets told the public that emails from Climatic Research Unit scientists put their data in doubt. As the...
The United Nations Intergovernmental Panel On Climate Change has instructed all 831 researchers contributing to the organization's next round of assessments to "keep a distance from the media." Such was disseminated in a July 5 letter...Show More Summary
Last week, I wrote an article about Michael Mann being completely exonerated by the inquiry at Penn State, and, at the time, I said that Phil Jones and the Climatic Research Unit (CRU) had been cleared by three inquiries. I got that wrong: at the time it was only two. Show More Summary
All right, next stop on the Climategate express: Earlier today, a British panel released the results of its third-party investigation into the scandal and… yup, it basically exonerated the scientists at the Climatic Research Unit at the University of East Anglia. Show More Summary
The Independent Climate Change Email Review panel's report [pdf] is now out. The report explicitly does not focus on the scientific work of the climate researchers at the University of East Anglia's Climatic Research Unit (CRU) and associated...Show More Summary