Let's trace one reason for its failure, starting with a new paper back through time to the original error. It is never too late to learn and change course.
The latest in climate doomsterism shows how propaganda works today. It does not explain why we love these stories or how we can regain our skepticism.
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: 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 … Continue reading Roger Pielke Jr.: climate science is misusing the future
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.