As the gap between its models and reality has grown, the IPCC has become more adamant that its conclusions are correct – rather than more cautious.
Is it any wonder that young climate scientists behave badly? Their elders set the example – by hurling insults at dissenters.
In its 2001 report, the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change admitted that long-term climate prediction is not possible. So why are we telling kids the world won’t be habitable by the time they grow up?
Science is about doubt – not certainty. Journalism is supposed to reveal – not conceal. When scientific organizations claim there’s a consensus, they step over the line into political advocacy. When media outlets trumpet said consensus they “disappear” highly-qualified, dissenting scientists.