Quote of the Week: Statistics and peer review

WUWT reader J B Williamson writes: I came across this obituary today which reminds us that its not just the climate universe that has problems. Douglas Altman, statistician – obituary Douglas Altman, who has died aged 69, waged a long-running campaign to improve the use of statistics in medical research. A professor of statistics in…

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Quote of the Week – climate predictions edition

First let’s start with the compulsory quote from the late, great Yogi Berra, who famously said: “It’s tough to make predictions, especially about the future.” ― Yogi Berra In response to Eric Worrall’s article about Canadian Environment Minister Catherine McKenna predicting an “ice free” Canada Canadian Environment Minister Catherine McKenna has demanded climate skeptic Hockey commentator Don Cherry think…

Quotes of the Week: Met Office vs NOAA

The Battle For Truth And Credibility Over Global Warming Pause A story in the Sunday Times confirms that the UK Met Office does not accept Karl et al.’s denial of the global warming hiatus and acknowledges that, ‘the slowdown hasn’t gone away.’ Writing in this week’s New Scientist, Michael Mann claimed that the pause is…