Separating Science From Scientism

“Settled science,” “you can’t argue with science,” “war on science,” or “97% of scientists” are terms thrown about by people trying to short circuit skepticism of their assertions, usually about some social cause or idea not susceptible of scientific proof. … Continue reading

Climatological Cassandras Circa the 1970’s

Today’s Wall Street Journal “Notable and Quotable” feature is on global cooling predictions in the 1970’s: From Time magazine, June 24, 1974:  As they review the bizarre and unpredictable weather pattern of the past several years, a growing number of scientists … Continue reading

Roy Spencer’s top ten reasons to be skeptical of climate change alarmism

Roy Spencer, PhD, climatologist and former NASA scientist, gives his top ten reasons to be skeptical about climate change alarmism: 1) No Recent Warming. If global warming science is so “settled”, why did global warming stop over 15 years ago … Continue reading