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Will it be a white Christmas for Greta?

Discussion in 'Personal' started by lexus300, Dec 14, 2019.

  1. lexus300

    lexus300 Star commenter

    In view of the incessant bombardment of climate doom and gloom:

    I wish all of you a peaceful and joyous Christmas with a little touch of climate optimism just for a change.
  2. sbkrobson

    sbkrobson Star commenter

    Thank you!
    Thanks to your post, am really feeling next year might finally be the one science gets banned!
  3. lexus300

    lexus300 Star commenter

    Would that be pseudo-science IE., AGW?
  4. Kandahar

    Kandahar Lead commenter

    A little silly really.

    What you mean to say is that next year might finally be the one where the 'science' is challenged.
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  5. sadscientist

    sadscientist Established commenter

    If only it was as easy as putting words in inverted commas.

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  6. Scintillant

    Scintillant Star commenter

    The science has been challenged by all comers and has won hands down.

    It has been extremely accurate too.

    Why write "science"?
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  7. sbkrobson

    sbkrobson Star commenter

    I've been meaning to thank you for a while now for the course recommendation which you posted back in Summer. Thank you!

    I have completed a number of modules now (the SDGAcademy course). So far over 10,000 people have done the same. I would never have done it if you had not posted the link.
    Did you get to it too?
    So interesting.
    Strip back the rubbish.
    Strip back the politics.
    Care about what matters.
    And be able to say why.
    Last edited: Dec 14, 2019
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  8. Kandahar

    Kandahar Lead commenter

    That's not how it works. There are no 'winners'. Science is continually open to challenge.
    Have a think.
  9. Scintillant

    Scintillant Star commenter

    yes, I have had a look through elements of it, particularly on modelling.

    Good to hear you're enjoying it

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  10. peakster

    peakster Star commenter

    Science is always open to challenge

    Especially if you think the Earth is flat
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  11. Mangleworzle

    Mangleworzle Star commenter

    Yebbut it's my OPINION innit, an' my mam sez my opinion is as good as any body else's so ner.
  12. burajda

    burajda Star commenter

    Are you Donald Trump?
  13. Kandahar

    Kandahar Lead commenter

    and the other Al Gore (the wild boar) perhaps.
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  14. LondonCanary

    LondonCanary Star commenter

    Always looks that way around her. Nobody listend to PoC when they raised the same issues.
  15. lexus300

    lexus300 Star commenter

    Extinction rebellion seem to have their Knickers in a twist over an increase of 1 part per 10000 in atmospheric CO2 yet 540 million years ago (Cambrian era) CO2 reach a peak of 7000 ppm IE., more than 15 times greater than at present and that peak coincided with the largest explosion of life the Earth has ever seen.
    AGW is scientifically misguided and probably a deliberate distraction from the real pollution issues that face our world.

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