comments_image Comments

Huge Blow to Science Deniers: Koch Funded Researchers Confirm Global Warming

The report is purely an estimate of planetary warming, and it makes no estimate of how much this warming is due to human activity, which is another issue for deniers.

Continued from previous page


UPDATE: I didn't include the chart comparing BEST's results to those of the big three existing models, so here it is. As you can see, BEST's reconstruction is a bit lower than HadCRU's during the 19th century, where the measurement uncertainty is highest; tracks all three models very closely during the entire 20th century; and is somewhat  higher than both the GISS and HadCRU models over the past decade.

Kevin Drum is a political blogger for  Mother Jones . For more of his stories, click  here. Get Kevin Drum's  RSS feed.



See more stories tagged with: