29 Jul '12, 2pm

'Converted' Skeptic: Humans Driving Recent Warming - New York Times (blog): The Guardian'Converted' Skeptic: Hum...

The BEST team has produced the best land surface temperature data set that we currently have. It is best in the sense of including the most data and extending further back in time. The data quality control and processing use objective, statistically robust techniques. That said, the scientific analyses that the BEST team has done with the new data set are controversial, including the impact of station quality on interpreting temperature trends and the urban heat island effect. Their latest paper on the 250-year record concludes that the best explanation for the observed warming is greenhouse gas emissions. Their analysis is way oversimplistic and not at all convincing in my opinion. There is broad agreement that greenhouse gas emissions have contributed to the warming in the latter half of the 20th century; the big question is how much of this warming can we attribute to g...

Full article: http://dotearth.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/07/28/converted-sk...

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