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  1. Alex Heyworth
    Alex Heyworth replied to a Comment on Fact check: has global warming paused?

    True, you didn't. My mistake. Mea culpa. Yes, I know Anthony Watts has had a few unfortunate episodes in the past, although I think it is a bit strong to characterise it as lying. What I like about…

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    Alex Heyworth replied to a Comment on Fact check: has global warming paused?

    Fair enough. You need to recognise that a lot of papers get a bit technical once you get into the maths of things for us lay people. That is why we sometimes prefer to get our information filtered.But…

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    Alex Heyworth replied to a Comment on Fact check: has global warming paused?

    1. I got the figure from Nic Lewis's critique on which the Ridley article you refer to was based. You may or may not agree with Nic (I'm pretty sure you don't) but I am pretty certain he presents…

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    Alex Heyworth replied to a Comment on Fact check: has global warming paused?

    Sorry, Mike, haven't read that Wall Street Journal article. And I was aware there is a lot more to Aldrin et al than just their best estimate of 1.6 degrees. If you don't agree that people who…

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    Alex Heyworth replied to a Comment on Fact check: has global warming paused?

    Skepticalscience is well-respected by many, I agree. I don't agree that it features only articles of peer-reviewed science. I strongly disagree with its moderation policy and the implementation of…

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    Alex Heyworth replied to a Comment on Fact check: has global warming paused?

    That's a tricky question for all scientists, not just those who think climate sensitivity is lower than the mainstream. At least part of the answer lies in the critical role of summer insolation levels…

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    Alex Heyworth replied to a Comment on Fact check: has global warming paused?

    It seems from my pursuit of the history of this purported quote that it arose in an interview Graham Lloyd conducted with Dr Pachauri. Until Dr Pachauri denies saying these words, I think it reasonable…

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    Alex Heyworth replied to a Comment on Fact check: has global warming paused?

    Two points, Mike. First, I'm happy to leave the science to the scientists. In fact, I linked to a recent blog post by a climate scientist whose area of specialization is climate sensitivity. Second…

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    Alex Heyworth commented on Fact check: has global warming paused?

    "At the root of the issue is the non-acceptance by some of the reality of the greenhouse effect" It's a pity that Dr Glikson trots out this furphy. Most of the people I know are sceptical…

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