Curry Quotes

Bits of wisdom and denialist chum from Judith Curry

A truly catastrophic change

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With regards to the exchange with Nordhaus, IMO the original 16 and the rebuttal written by Cohen, Happer and Lindzen have come out ahead of Nordhaus in this exchange. In the end, it seems to me that Nordhaus is justifying his argument based upon the possibility of truly catastrophic change on the timescale of a century.
– Judith Curry

I think we can bound [climate sensitivity] between 1 and 6C at a likely level, I don’t think we can justify narrowing this further.
– Judith Curry

[T]here is a 33% probability that that actual sensitivity could be higher or lower than my bounds. To bound at a 90% level, I would say the bounds need to be 0-10C.
– Judith Curry

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April 5, 2012 at 11:17 am

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