Archive | January 2, 2010

New Deletions — Funding and Bias

A number of posts were deleted over at CA, specifically regarding how funding does or does not bias research. I did graduate work on the pharmaceutical industry and problems with bias, so I am familiar with the literature on how funding from industry sources results in more favorable results than studies that have no industry […]

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My purpose in reading at various blogs and posting at a few is as follows: Until about 2005, I pretty much accepted the AGW dominant scientific paradigm. It wasn’t that I invested a lot of time on it, but I did read the occasional article in New Scientist or other online science zines and accepted […]

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Brass Tacts

Over at Climate Audit, there are a few comments in the “Lots of Station Data” post that get to the heart of the matter when it comes to the CRU Event: For some CAers, it is proof of fraud: For ex: You’ve got to be kidding me. And we’re still trying to be nice and […]

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