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Jim Milks
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Ecologist and environmental scientist
Ecologist and environmental scientist

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Christopher Booker doesn't understand trends
Christopher Booker doesn't understand trends
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Christopher Booker doesn't understand trends
Christopher Booker, a journalist for The Telegraph in England, has a long history of disputing scientific facts. Not only does he dispute climate change, he also disputes the link between smoking and cancer (hey, he fits right in with Heartland Institute) a...
Christopher Booker doesn't understand trends
Christopher Booker doesn't understand trends
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Meltdown: An early prediction of September 2017 sea ice extent
Yes, I'm a bit late but the Arctic is in full meltdown this year. I crunched the numbers for April ice extent and found that this past April saw the second-lowest Arctic sea ice extent on record. Since 1979, average sea ice extent in April has declined by 1...
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I received a request for my R code used in creating the Shifting Bell Curves graph. Here it is. Enjoy!
R code for Shifting Bell Curves
R code for Shifting Bell Curves
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R code for Shifting Bell Curves
A commentator named Jonathan asked for the code by which I produced my bell curve graphs. Here it is. Note : I'm using the Cowtan and Way 2.0 temperature reconstruction in this example rather than NASA GISS as in the original post as the Cowtan and Way data...
R code for Shifting Bell Curves
R code for Shifting Bell Curves
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Volcanoes vs Humans
Yes, I'm still around. I've just been fairly busy the past few months. The long-debunked myth that volcanoes (specifically Mt. Etna) emits more carbon dioxide than human activities has recently reappeared on my social media feed, courtesy of a right-wing co...
Volcanoes vs Humans
Volcanoes vs Humans
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Climate of 2016 to date
No, I'm not talking about the recently concluded US election that saw a scientific illiterate ascend to the presidency. Given the lack of details about Donald Trump's intended policies, it's impossible to say what, exactly, his election means for science in...
Climate of 2016 to date
Climate of 2016 to date
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1996 versus 2016 in a Facebook meme
Recently, a right-wing cousin of mine shared a meme claiming that
global temperatures were unchanged between 1996 and 2016, specifically
that global temperatures were 14.83ºC (58.7ºF) in both 1996 and 2016. I call BS and here's why. First
and most obviou...
1996 versus 2016 in a Facebook meme
1996 versus 2016 in a Facebook meme
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