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Reconstructing a Temperature History Using Complete and Partial Data

Guest analysis by Mark Fife

In today’s post I am going to go over how I went about creating a reconstruction of the history of temperature from the GHCN data sets using a variable number of stations reporting each year for the years of 1900 to 2011. 1,158 more words

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An interesting plot twist - call it an anomaly

We’ve covered this topic before, but it is always good to mention in again. Howard Goodall asks this on Twitter:

“Ever wondered why climate scientists use anomalies instead of temperatures?

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The good old times when carbon dioxide and methane levels as well as temperatures were low

The previous post was about “the most popular contrarian argument” according to skepticalscience (“climate changes before, so current climate change is natural”) and what they seem to consider a live example of such a claim. 740 more words

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UAH finds a warming error in satellite data, lowers "tropical hotspot" temperature trend, contradicts IPCC models

From the University of Alabama, Huntsville via email from Dr. John Christy.

Weather Satellite Wanders Through Time, Space, Causing Stray Warming to Contaminate Data

In the late 1990s, the NOAA-14 weather satellite went wandering through time and space, apparently changing the record of Earth’s climate as it went. 1,805 more words

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Global Temperature Report: March 2018

Global climate trend since Nov. 16, 1978: +0.13 C per decade

March temperatures (preliminary)

Global composite temp.: +0.24 C (about 0.43 degrees Fahrenheit) above 30-year average for March. 478 more words

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Futurism: Demanding Climate Data is Evil — Watts Up With That?

Guest essay by Eric Worrall According to Futurism author Lou Del Bello, demanding the data used in climate studies is evil because it leaves climate scientists open to having their work challenged.

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UAH Global Temperature Report: February 2018

Global climate trend since Nov. 16, 1978: +0.13 C per decade
February temperatures (preliminary)

Global composite temp.: +0.20 C (about 0.36 degrees Fahrenheit) above 30-year average for February. 611 more words

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