21 Oct '11, 1pm

Most popular new post today: Koch-funded scientists confirm global warming

Remember when physicist Richard Muller was called to testify in the House by denialist Republicans who thought he'd debunk global warming, and he ended up supporting it instead ? That was fun! And it just happened again on a grander scale. Muller's group at Berkeley, which was funded in part by the Charles G. Koch foundation, has re-examined (with a skeptical eye, of course) a metric crapload of climate information -- including data from the University of East Anglia, i.e. Climategate Central. Their conclusion? "Global warming is real ." Direct quote. "Our biggest surprise was that the new results agreed so closely with the warming values published previously by other teams in the US and the UK," said Professor Muller. "This confirms that these studies were done carefully and that potential biases identified by climate change sceptics did not seriously affect their conclus...

Full article: http://www.grist.org/list/2011-10-20-koch-funded-scientis...

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