...according to one science denier
According to HotCopper's Hanrahan, now scientists aren't REAL PEOPLE. Here are some excerpts from a thread on Hotcopper (in which I got a mention):
Hanrahan, who has been actively denying global warming for years, doesn't seem to know that:
- the IPCC reports list contributors who are real people, or that
- each IPCC chapter has a list of references like this with each paper written by real people, or that
- Google Scholar allows you to search papers on climate change that are authored by real people , or that
- SkepticalScience has a facility to search for abstracts and authors of scientific papers of the past twenty years or so, written by real people.
He writes in HotCopper's S&M club (subs req'd), making sure he gets his denial in early in case someone responds:
To sceptics the consensus is non-existent and meaningless even if it were so. I am asking for something more like NAMES of who comprises this so-called consensus. You cannot even prove there are more than a few fanatics. I can show thousands who disagree. Over to you.
Tinnitus does respond and writes:
Well you could ring up each of the authors of the 32.6% of the 11944 climate abstracts that endorsed AGW in the Cook survey. I am sure that will keep you busy for a while. Or you could ring up the authors of the 0.7% of the 11944 climate abstracts that didn't endorse AGW.
That will not take you long at all.
To which Hanrahan replied - but scientists aren't PEOPLE:
Tin, you talk about statistical analysis of papers I am talking PEOPLE.
A consensus comprises people and I claim you don't actually have many. You have dodged this for years PRETENDING you don't need real people.
Here ya go Hanrahan. These people are REAL climate scientists:
These media reports are REAL, too, and prepared by REAL people:
This is REAL as well:
|Visit The Consensus Project|
And a bonus for Hanrahan who, despite having had the case proven to him over and over and over again, also wrote earlier in the same thread:
If you think it is getting hotter, prove your case, don't try to censor me.A real global land and sea temperature chart, based on data collected and analysed by real people and plotted by a real blogger:
There is plenty of other evidence for young Hanrahan, if only he wanted to see it!