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Remarkable Admission By Gavin Schmidt In Response To The McKittrick and Tole 2012 Paper

On Monday, I will have a post on the relationship of the article McKitrick, Ross R. and Lise Tole (2012) “Evaluating Explanatory Models of the Spatial Pattern of Surface Climate Trends using Model Selection and Bayesian Averaging Methods” Climate Dynamics, 2012, DOI: … Continue reading

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An Interesting Admission And An Error By Gavin Schmidt

Update 28 May 2012 – Gavin’s Responses and My Replies Gavin responds in OHC Model/Obs Comparison Errata comment #17 by Ken Lambert where he tries (unsuccessfully) to spin that he was talking about the ability to measure the TOA radiative fluxes … Continue reading

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Request To Gavin Schmidt To Update Jim Hansen’s Value Of Upper Ocean Heat Storage Rate

source of image Update May 23 2012: Gavin has replied to my question to him below.  I have reproduced it here [Response: There is nothing incorrect about that statement – this was the result reported in Hansen et al (2005) … Continue reading

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Comment On Gavin Schmidt’s Post On His Weblog Real Climate Regarding The Dominate Role Of Anthropogenic Greenhouse Gas Concentrations On The Global Average Temperature Trends

Gavin Schmidt has presented  information in his weblog post on Real Climate titled The AR4 attribution statement which is incomplete and misleading. His post starts with the text [highlight added] Back in 2007, the IPCC AR4 SPM stated that: “Most … Continue reading

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My Recent Discussion with Gavin Schmidt On Real Climate

Over the last few weeks, I have been engaged to a series of exchanges on the weblogs Skeptical Science and Real Climate. In this post I want to summarize the science issues that were discussed on Real Climate particularly with … Continue reading

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Response To Gavin Schmidt’s Post Of October 3 2011 “Global Warming And Ocean Heat Content”

Follow-Up #3 –  On Real Climate Comment #98 Alex Harvey asked a question. Below is my answer: Alex Harvey Thank you for your question “Could you elaborate on why you believe that Argo should be able to detect the movement … Continue reading

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Comment On Gavin Schmidt’s Statement of Jan 21 On Real Climate Regarding Upper Ocean Heat Content

In the Real Climate post 2010 updates to model-data comparisons in answer to the question by Dan H. “……any comment as to why the ocean heat content has appeared to level off during the post 2003 period?” Gavin replies “As … Continue reading

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Candid Discussion Of The Grant Review Process By Gavin Schmidt At Real Climate

Gavin Schmidt has an informative and candid summary of the  grant review process in his post on Real Climate Reflections on funding panels His overview accurately summarizes the issues with the review process including, very importantly,  how this process can be … Continue reading

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My Further Response To Real Climate’s Gavin Schmidt and Eric Steig

I continue to be amazed at how Gavin Schmidt and Eric Steig are so convinced of their viewpoints, that they fail to see that their autocratic tenor and tone is turning off many of their colleagues. In my engagement with … Continue reading

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Comment On Real Climate’s Post By Gavin Schmidt – “Ocean Heat Content Increases Update”

There is a post by Gavin Schmidt  on Real Climate on May 21 2010 titled “Ocean heat content increases update” . Gavin, unfortunately, does not comment about and question the odd jump in the warming earlier in the current decade that is seen in … Continue reading

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