As I mentioned in a post earlier in June, I have spent some time listening to the discussions between climate change skeptics and proponents. One of my main takeaways is that rarely is a thorough understanding of the science the basis for people’s views. Proponents can quote scientists and so can skeptics. I don’t believe that many of us though (myself included) have really done our own analysis of all the research papers and, even if we had, that we would know how to reach our own judgment on the sensitivity analysis, scenarios and balance of risks.
Most of us, on …read more