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Another Physics Today Advocacy Article – This Time By Jane Lubchenco And Tom Karl

The publication Physics Today seems to have chosen to publish op-eds, posing as regular articles, on the climate science issue. These articles have included Steven Sherwood, 2011: Science controversies past and present. Physics Today. October 2011. ISSN: 0031-9228 which I posted on in Comments … Continue reading

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Continued Bias Reporting On The Climate System By Tom Karl and Peter Thorne

Update: June 30 2011 The complete BAMS paper is available from Blunden, J., D. S. Arndt, and M. O. Baringer, Eds., 2011: State of the Climate in 2010. Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc., 92 (6), S1-S266. ************************************************* Today (6/29/2011), there were … Continue reading

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The Selective Bias Of NOAA’s National Climate Data Center (NCDC) With Respect To The Analysis And Interpretation Of Multi-Decadal Land Surface Temperature Trends Under The Leadership Of Tom Karl and Tom Peterson

I have posted on the science of our paper Fall, S., A. Watts, J. Nielsen-Gammon, E. Jones, D. Niyogi, J. Christy, and R.A. Pielke Sr., 2011: Analysis of the impacts of station exposure on the U.S. Historical Climatology Network temperatures … Continue reading

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Comment On Tom Karl’s Interview In The Washington Post

There is an interview of Tom Karl, Director of the National Climate Data Center titled Global warming: What the science tells us. His responses repeat his advocacy position that he has presented in other venues. However, I want to highlight what one … Continue reading

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Erroneous Climate Science Statement By Tom Karl, Director Of The National Climate Data Center And President Of The American Meteorological Society

There is an erroneous statement by Tom Karl, Director of the National Data Climate Center [NCDC] with respect to the role of land use/land cover change on climate.  It is so easy to refute his claim, so I am puzzled … Continue reading

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More Advocacy And Lobbying By Tom Karl – Director Of The National Climate Data Center

I have been very critical of Tom Karl, Director of the National Climate Data Center and currently President of the American Meteorological Society,  in his failure to provide a balanced assessment of climate issues despite his leadership roles in climate analyses (e. g. see … Continue reading

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Kudos to Tom Karl and NOAA For Recognizing That Climate Involves an Integrated Earth System Perspective and the Consequences to NCDC As A Result

The mission of the National Climate Data Center is given as, “The National Climatic Data Center (NCDC) is the world’s largest active archive of weather data. NCDC’s mission is to manage the Nation’s resource of global climatological in-situ and remotely … Continue reading

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Tom Peterson Of NCDC And Climate Science Baloney

I have started to go through the new set of e-mails that have been made available.  I have comments on one of them, which has a science issue focus. It also shows how  Tom Peterson handles dissent from his views, which … Continue reading

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News Article On Fox News With Respect To The Appointment Of Thomas Karl As The Head Of A New Climate Office

There is a news article today by Ed Barnes of Fox News titled “New Climate Agency Head Tried to Suppress Data, Critics Charge“. The article accurately summarizes issues associated with the appointment of  Thomas Karl as the head of a new … Continue reading

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E-mail Documentation Of The Successful Attempt By Thomas Karl Director Of the U.S. National Climate Data Center To Suppress Biases and Uncertainties In the Assessment Of Surface Temperature Trends

E-mail Documentation Of The Successful Attempt By Thomas Karl Director Of the U.S. National Climate Data Center To Suppress Biases and Uncertainties In the Assessment Of Surface Temperature Trends The release of the e-mails from Phil Jones further confirmed the … Continue reading

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