Why scientists disagree about global warming : the NIPCC report on scientific consensus

by Craig D. Idso

Other authorsS. Fred Singer (Author), R. M. Carter (Author)
Paperback, 2015

Call number

363.7387

Publication

Arlington Heights, IL : The Heartland Institution for the Nongovernmental International Panel on Climate Change

Description

"Probably the most widely repeated claim in the debate over global warming is that 97% of scientists agree that climate change is man-made and dangerous, the authors write. This claim is not only false, but its presence in the debate is an insult to science. With these words, the authors begin a detailed analysis of one of the most controversial topics of the day. The authors make a compelling case against claims of a scientific consensus. The purported proof of such a consensus consists of sloppy research by nonscientists, college students, and a highly partisan Australian blogger. Surveys of climate scientists, even those heavily biased in favor of climate alarmism, find extensive disagreement on the underlying science and doubts about its reliability. ..." --Publisher description.… (more)

DDC/MDS

363.7387

ISBN

9781934791578

Barcode

493

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