Here Roger Pielke Jr. gives example of our dysfunctional climate policy debate. Three decades of this has produced nothing good. When will activists change?
Summary: A new paper provides new information about hurricanes, one of the top natural disaster threats. It shatters the media's narrative and illustrates how science works in the real world. Contents Real science in action! Overview of the trends. News about a new paper. The bottom line. For More Information. Book recommendations. (1) Real science … Continue reading A new paper about hurricanes shatters the narrative
Summary: The public policy choices we make about climate policy depend on the future that we expect. Here Roger Pielke Jr. describes an example of how climate scenarios combine needless pessimism with bizarre optimism. Both make planning more difficult and less effective. "Misusing the Future" A presentation by Roger Pielke Jr. at a symposium on ALternative … Continue reading Roger Pielke Jr.: climate science is misusing the future
Summary: Another front in the decline of men -- falling sperm counts. Remember, Romans knew that lead was toxic. They just did not bother to worry about it. So just read the news and think about what you are told to think about. "Spermageddon: Why the human race could be infertile in 50 years" By India … Continue reading Falling sperm counts are a danger we shouldn’t ignore
Summary: The world's temperature is in the news again, showing that 2017 was another warm year. Now that it is in the record books, let's look at the more important question -- about future warming, if a new pause has begun -- and what might be the political implications. One of the most important datasets … Continue reading 2017 was warm. The next few years will be more important.