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Proxy Cards: Do or Do Not

You’re in luck. I brought enough to share. ~Flames of the Firebrand~

For those who don’t know, proxy cards are homemade replacements of a certain card.

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Mining proxies for the Southern Annular Mode

Steve McIntyre writes about what he considers another “completely worthless” exercise in statistical data mining, writing:


In today’s post, I will look at a new Naturemag climate reconstruction claiming unprecedentedness (h/t Bishop Hill): “Evolution of the Southern Annular Mode during the past millennium” (Abram et al Nature 2014, … 207 more words


A question about proxies and calibration with the adjusted temperature record

WUWT reader Tom O’Hara writes in a question that seemed worthwhile to discuss. Paleo specialists can weigh in on this. It seems to me that he has a point, but like him, I don’t know all the nuances of calibrating a proxy. 794 more words


Two 12-Year-Old Girls Are Being Charged as Adults in Stabbing Another 12-Year-Old Girl 19 Times in Planned Murder Plot

The girls, both aged 12, have been charged as adults after allegedly luring a friend into a Waukesha, Wisc. park and savagely stabbing her to please a mythological creature named Slender Man which they learned about online, according to prosecutors.