Tag Archives: Climate model

Watt about Chip and Paddy?

Watts Up With That (WUWT) has a new post called policy implications of climate models on the verge of failure. It discusses a poster presented by Paul C (Chip) Knappenberger and Patrick J. Michaels (Center for the Study of Science, … Continue reading

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Tests of a climate forecast

Thanks to a comment by Rachel, I’ve been made aware of a recent paper by Myles Allen called Tests of a decadal climate forecast. The paper is actually a short comment to the Editor and presents a comparison of the … Continue reading

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Sympathy for the climate models?

There was a comment on one of my previous posts suggesting that I should stop being “sympathetic” towards climate models since, without criticism, climate scientists will never put any effort into correcting the problems with their models. The suggestion being … Continue reading

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Watt about the ensemble of models?

Robert G. Brown (who posts as rgbatduke) has a new “sticky” post at Watts Up With That (WUWT) called the ensemble of models is completely meaningless, statistically. What Robert G. Brown says in this post is by forming a mean … Continue reading

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The Transient Climate Response and the Equilibrium Climate Sensitivity

There seems to have quite a lot of dicussion recently on Watts Up With That (WUWT) about climate sensitivity, in particular the Transient Climate Response (TCR) and the Equilibrium Climate Sensitivity (ECS). Some of what has been claimed on WUWT … Continue reading

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Watt about the anti-information?

There is a new post on Watts Up With That (WUWT) by Cato Boffins Patrick J. Michaels and Paul C. “Chip” Knappenberger. The post is called anti-information in climate models. The post considers the two models evaluated by the first … Continue reading

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Hmm, Willis tries to be clever again!

Willis Eschenbach has a new post on Watts Up With That (WUWT) called Model climate sensitivity calculated directly from model results. HotWhopper has already covered this in a new post, but I thought I would add my two cents worth … Continue reading

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