A new paper about hurricanes shatters the narrative

NASA photo of Hurricane Katrina on 28 August 2005

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

Roger Pielke Jr.: climate science is misusing the future

Seeing the future

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