Friday, December 18, 2009

RealClimate: Jim Hansen's opinion, Kim Cobb's View, More independent views

(Comments on all three of these stories are posted under the Jim Hansen post, so I've combined them here)

December 18th, 2009
Several people have written saying that it would be useful to have an expert opinion on the state of the surface temperature data from someone other than RealClimate members.

Here you go:

You don’t get more expert than Jim Hansen.
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December 18th, 2009
Guest Commentary: An Open Essay on “ClimateGate”

Kim Cobb, Georgia Tech
Since the widespread distribution of stolen e-mails originating from the University of East Anglia, I have become increasingly distressed by the way that the internet and media machinery has digested their content. As a climate scientist, I have always been sensitive to the direction the wind is blowing on climate change, and it has become increasingly clear to me that more scientists need to add their voices to the debate. I learned early in my career that it is far better to address the issues raised by global warming skeptics head on rather than ignore their attacks and let public sentiment evolve in an information battleground that has been ceded to their arguments.
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December 18th, 2009
Three more commentaries by experts not associated with RealClimate.

Ben Santer, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Ben Santer again

Myles Allen, University of Oxford

It’s worth noting that Allen has published commentary that is critical of RealClimate.

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