[LMB] Effects of "Global Warming"

Brad DeLong brad.delong at gmail.com
Tue Sep 13 00:40:54 BST 2011


The people who should know say that the Medieval Warm Period was very real, but appears to be not a global but rather only a Notth Arlantic phenomenon...

Yours,

Brad DeLong

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On Sep 12, 2011, at 4:06 PM, Jeff Shultz <jeffshultz at gmail.com> wrote:

> What I like about this is how some archeologists are having fun in Greenland
> going over villages that are now appearing where the ice is retreating.
> 
> Interestingly enough, they aren't finding evidence that the native people
> then had SUV's and corporate jets... but they did apparently have
> significantly higher temps, as evidenced by the fact that there wasn't any
> ice there when they set up a village.
> 
> On Mon, Sep 12, 2011 at 3:48 PM, Howard Brazee <howard at brazee.net> wrote:
> 
>> 
>> On Sep 12, 2011, at 4:19 PM, Jonathan Niehof wrote:
>> 
>>> Damien's post, which you quoted, summarized Mann's 2009 study* as
>>> suggesting that the MWP itself was partly an artifact of limited data
>>> coverage.
>>> 
>>> Mann's work and conduct have been more relentlessly scrutinized and
>>> picked apart than any scientist I can think of since, probably,
>>> Oppenheimer. No wrongdoing has been found. That doesn't mean he's
>>> right, of course, just credible.
>> 
>> 
>> And even if one scientist did in fact, cheat or screw up - that doesn't
>> invalidate the thousands of others who have made their own reviews and
>> analyses of the data.
>> 
>> Unless you really, really, want to believe only one thing.
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