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Burt Rutan and Climate Change. In early , The Wall Street Journal published a letter supposedly from 16 scientists saying there was no need to worry about. Elbert Leander “Burt” Rutan Credentials B.S. Aeronautical Wall Street Journal opinion piece titled “No Need to Panic About Global Warming. the New York Academy of Sciences;; Burt Rutan, aerospace engineer, The first myth in the article is the well-worn “global warming stopped.

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The second myth is that Globall Trenberth’s quote-mined comment ” The fact is that we can’t account for the lack of warming at the moment and it is a travesty that we can’t ” is an admission that global warming stopped. This particular myth is primarily based on ignoring the fact that failing to reduce greenhouse gas emissions will have a tremendous cost, much greater than the cost of action Figure 3.

If not, we will be in one of those gloomy scenarios. Shaviv has published some research on galactic cosmic rays, and Kininmonth and Tennekes published a couple of climate-related papers in the s although most of Tennekes’ research as been in aeronautics. Lindzen is the only climate scientist of note on the entire list, and is mainly noteworthy for his history of being wrong on climate issues.

He does hold numerous aircraft patents, however. Dr Michaels is so passionate and committed to his work, he has a habit of deleting or distorting data. He also wrote a book titled The Greatest Hoax: Relative to the alternative inaction and trying to adapt to the damaging consequnces of climate changeCO2 limits will help the economy. The film showcases scientists, economists, politicians, writers, and others who are sceptical of the scientific consensus on anthropogenic global warming.

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We must keep the debate open and listen to the voices of scientists and non-scientists alike. Burt Rutan’s comprehensive report on Global Warming science fraud: The post has been revised accordingly.

If this is the best today’s climate fake skeptics can do, perhaps, ruyan Patrick Michaels suggeststhey are losing the battle. Increasing CO2 in the climate also changes temperatures, precipitation, drought and flood frequencies, and a number of other factors which impact plant growth.

The op-ed then repeats the old “CO2 isn’t a pollutant” myth. The scientific consensus on the climate HOAX An excellent presentation disputing man-made global warming using nothing but pure science and statistics by Professor Bob Carter Australian geologist.


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It marginalizes those of us who challenge the scientific status quo — the data dogma, or the Big Brain of Big Brother. Dwyer’s Climate Change Presentation: Brian Angliss does a superb job of trying to discuss science with Burt Rutan, Engineer to Engineer like, and Burt Rutan exposes himself as a ideologically driven demagogue he seems to have become – refusing to acknowledge anything other than his own shallow talking points.

Media Matters reported on the 16 scientists who signed the Op-Ed, and found that most of them have not published any research in the area of climate science. Moreover, why should we care what these few self-proclaimed “distinguished scientists and engineers” think we should do about climate change?

Many, including Burt Rutan, have experience in fields entirely unrelated to climate science. New research, NovemberArchives Climate Hustle.

Not-So-Missing Heat The second myth is that Kevin Trenberth’s quote-mined comment ” The fact is that we can’t account for the lack of warming at the moment and it is a travesty that we can’t ” is an admission that global warming stopped. Where the future is now! The signatories of this newest letter are also worth noting for their lack of noteworthiness.

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Among the 16 scientists who signed a Wall Street Journal op-ed titled No Need to Panic About Global Warming, only four had published peer-reviewed research related to climate change.

Why do they get to be considered experts while the rest of us are treated as anything less?

The Consensus Project Website. Virtually all of the climate science experts agree that actions to address global warming are needed. I became a cynic; My conclusion – ‘if someone is aggressively selling a technical product who’s merits are dependent on complex experimental data, he is likely lying’.

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Perhaps the greatest doubter of climate change is Senator and Environment and Public Works Committee chair Jim Inhofe, who makes his case not with data or evidence but with conviction, true grit and Holocaust analogies. If we boil down this op-ed to its basics, we’re left with a letter signed by only two scientists with peer-reviewed climate research publications in the past three decades, which exhibits a serious lack of understanding of basic climate concepts, and which simply regurgitates a Gish Gallop of long-worn climate myths.


Adobe pdf version – 6. The fact that only 16 scientists and engineers signed this letter casts serious doubt on this assertion.

I can only assume they either completely ignorant of the economics on the issue or buet willfully misstating my findings. In fact, it only includes four scientists who have actually published climate research in peer-reviewed journals, and only two ritan have published climate research in the past three decades. Gish Gallop of Fake Facts After making a number of unsubstantiated and false assertions about the “growing number” of climate “skeptics,” the letter then lays out what they see as the evidence supporting their fake skepticism.

My bias is based on fear of Glboal expansion and the observation of AGW data presentation fraud – and not based on any financial or other personal benefit.

As they tend to do from time to time in an effort to urtan from the climate science consensusa group of scientists who are also climate “skeptics” have published an opinion-editorial op-edtrying to make the case against taking action to address climate change.

Schmitt, Apollo 17 astronaut and former U. Byron Smith at Show 25 25 50 All. The Physical Science Basis. Some of the best skeptical scientists have the freedom to be so precisely because they are not climate scientists and are unfettered by familiarity with the subject. The senator made headlines in February when he addressed the Senate and said: These are apparently the best and brightest the climate denialists can come up with these days?

What this country does not need is another Gestapo bureaucracy like the EPA I could use the Third Reich, the Big Lie. Loading comments… Trouble loading? What happens when we shed our pro-science bias and start respecting creativity, flair, hunches and guts as much as knowledge, expertise, data and brains?

It stands as a living testament to how even a successful, driven and intelligent man can be so violently ravaged by the onset of Dunning-Kruger disease in its advanced stages. As usual, the article is little more than a regurgitation of a number of climate myths we have debunked at Skeptical Science.