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The Brutally Dishonest Attacks On Showtime's Landmark Series On Climate Change

... to conservatives, evangelicals and ordinary working people.... it is still the best documentary I have seen. The New York Times op-ed is from the founders of the Breakthrough Institute -- the same group where political scientist Roger Pielke, Jr. is a Senior Fellow...

Published on April 9, 2014

First Climate Article On Nate Silver’s Data Website Uses 'Deeply Misleading' Data, Top Climatologists Say

... author, Roger Pielke Jr., saying he ignored critical data to produce a "deeply misleading" result. The crux of Pielke's article is this: Extreme weather events are costing us more and more money, but that is not because climate change is making extreme...

Published on March 19, 2014

Nate Silver's New Science Writer Ignores The Data On Climate Science

...Nate SilverCREDIT: AP Photo/Nam Y. HuhNate Silver’s highly anticipated data-driven news site FiveThirtyEight launched on Monday, with a controversial figure covering science issues. Silver has brought on Roger Pielke, Jr., a professor of environmental...

Published on March 19, 2014

Obama Science Advisor John Holdren Schools Political Scientist Roger Pielke On Climate And Drought

...In an unprecedented move, the President's Science Advisor, Dr. John P. Holdren, has published a devastating 6-page debunking of one of the country's leading climate confusionists, Roger Pielke Jr. I'll excerpt Holdren's comprehensive critique, "Drought...

Published on March 3, 2014

House Science Committee, Run By Climate Deniers, To Take 'A Factual Look' At Climate And Weather

... by, for a decade, some seriously bad analysis of satellite data that he insisted showed none of the global warming that suface temperature data did. The next speaker is Dr. Roger Pielke Jr., the professor and director of the University of Colorado's Center for Science...

Published on December 11, 2013

The Wall Street Journal Does It Again: Another Whopper Of A Lie On Climate Science

... weather events is becoming a common exercise amongst climate contrarians, for example John Christy, Roger Pielke Jr., and Steve McIntyre.  CHL join the extreme weather obfuscation party, and in fact refer to John Christy's myth and misinformation-filled...

Published on August 22, 2012

Climate Change And The Soothing Message Of Luke-Warmism

... allied itself with anti-climate science organizations such as the American Enterprise Institute. Another prominent luke-warmist is Roger Pielke Jr, a scientist who was bracketed by Foreign Policy journal with well-known deniers such as Richard Lindzen...

Published on July 25, 2012

UPDATE: Heartland Institute De-Lists Roger Pielke Jr. As A 'Heartland Expert'

...UPDATE (5/10 3:15 pm): Heartland Institute de-listed Roger Pielke Jr. as a "Heartland Expert" today after Pielke asked them to make clear he has no affiliation with them in any way. Yet as recently as last night, in a response to this post, he asserted...

Published on May 9, 2012

This American Lie: Is It O.K. For Climate Science Deniers To Lie And For Journalists To Quote Those Lies?

... does not recall meeting such a person. Now I get why Roger Pielke, Jr. makes this absurdly forced analogy between Daisey and Gleick -- it is another opportunity for him to smear all climate scientists. Pielke was, after all, included in Foreign Policy‘s...

Published on March 21, 2012

Crossing the Line as Civilization Implodes: Heartland Institute, Peter Gleick and Andrew Revkin

... of one of the most debunked people in the blogosphere (see "Yes, the false accusation that Gore was exaggerating came from none other than Roger Pielke, Jr.: And yes, I just re-confirmed with Gore’s office that Pielke is as wrong today in his false claims...

Published on February 21, 2012

Bombshell: Energy Experts Call on Breakthrough Institute to Retract or Fix Its Deeply Flawed Energy Rebound Report

...CO2 Scorecard Also Calls Out Roger Pielke, Jr. for His Inconsistent Stance on Grey Literature by Shakeb Afsah, Eric Ness and Kendyl Salcito* in a repost Summary This follow-up note on the issue of energy efficiency and energy rebound is structured...

Published on January 20, 2012

Conservatives Attack and Misunderstand a Book They Haven’t Read -- A Book About Flawed Conservative Reasoning

... of nuance, like a good liberal, to make sure it wouldn’t be misinterpreted. So much for that! Beginning with Roger Pielke, Jr. (not technically a conservative, but, well…), and then spreading to climate "skeptic" blogs like Watts Up With That and Marc Morano’s...

Published on November 12, 2011

Socolow Re-Reaffirms 2004 ‘Wedges’ Paper, Urges 'Monumental' Levels of Clean Energy Deployment ASAP

... reading the supplementary material and talking to Socolow, you’ll probably get it wrong.  Folks like Roger Pielke, Jr., who has teamed with the hard-core anti-science crowd to spread disinformation, have misanalyzed them completely (see here). I have written...

Published on September 30, 2011

Washington Post Labels Global Warming a 'Wedge Issue' -- But Doesn't Seem to Know What That Term Means

..., "A wedge issue is a social or political issue, often of a divisive or otherwise controversial nature, which splits apart or creates a 'wedge' in the support base of one political group." Where there is confusion on climate change and politics, Roger Pielke, Jr...

Published on August 20, 2011

Breaking: Socolow reaffirms 2004 'wedges' paper, urges aggressive low-carbon deployment ASAP

... emissions" starting ASAP. The wedges look simple, but they aren't, and if you don't spend time reading the supplementary material and talking to Socolow, you'll probably get it wrong.  Folks like Roger Pielke, Jr., who has teamed with the hard-core anti-science...

Published on May 18, 2011

Yes, the false accusation that Gore was exaggerating came from none other than Roger Pielke, Jr.

...And yes, I just re-confirmed with Gore's office that Pielke is as wrong today in his false claims as he was 2 years ago Roger Pielke, Jr. has repeated on his website several false accusations against Al Gore from 2 years ago, which I debunked here...

Published on May 7, 2011

What kind of media analysis could possibly conclude the Washington Post covered climate well in 2009?

...UPDATE: Yes, the false accusation that Gore was exaggerating came from none other than Roger Pielke, Jr. And yes, I just re-confirmed with Gore's office that Pielke is as wrong today in his false claims as he was 2 years ago (here).  Pielke has enlisted...

Published on May 6, 2011

May 4 news: Gas prices lift small-car sales; Dems push tough oil vote on GOP; Canada's election bad for climate

... and"”importantly"”was ready to offer a carbon cap-and-trade program. But the Conservatives argued"”in very familiar language"”that carbon pricing would be increase energy prices and be a drag on the economy. Last night"”in a possible example of what Roger Pielke Jr.'s...

Published on May 4, 2011

Tornadoes, extreme weather, and climate change

..., the other two were May 2003 and May 2004, which means the top 4 were in the past 8 years. [Comparing fatalities over time is not germane for reasons that I would have thought obvious, and Peter Gleick rightly slams Roger Pielke, Jr. for "gross misuse...

Published on May 2, 2011

False narratives and ozone revisionism

... Mike Hulme and policy expert Roger Pielke Jr., climate change remains misdiagnosed as a conventional pollution problem akin to ozone depletion or acid rain-- environmental threats that were limited in scope and therefore solvable. In these cases...

Published on April 25, 2011