Apr 2, 2012

Checking Your Work

Over at Real Climate, they've got an interesting look back at one of James Hanson's old papers, which was predicting the likely course of global warming:


Always a good idea to go back and check one's work. The kicker, though, is that the paper was published in 1981, when heavy-duty climate science was still getting off the ground. Things have gotten a lot more sophisticated and accurate since then, but the basic conclusions have been basically solid for more than 30 years.

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