Tag Archives: Climate Challenges.

Lies, damned lies, Statistics and Climate Forecasting. A song.


It is hard to make predictions – especially about the future (Yogi Berra, Niels Bohr, et al.) The Met Office has caused a storm of controversy after it was revealed their £30million supercomputer designed to predict climate change is one of Britain’s worst polluters. The massive machine – the UK’s most powerful computer with a […]

Climate challenges. The term for today. A Limerick.


From The Austrailian: http://www.theaustralian.com.au/news/nation/climate-change-long-drought/story-e6frg6nf-1225984667890 THE term “climate change” could be replaced by “climate challenges” if a federal commissioned marketing study is taken onboard. The study of attitudes to climate change among farmers, commissioned by the Agriculture Department, found only 27 per cent of those surveyed believed human activity was causing climate change, compared with 58 […]