All pages with keywords: climate science

Sunday Telegraph column full of unchecked errors on US winter temperatures

Sunday Telegraph column full of unchecked errors on US winter temperatures

a commentary by Bob Ward 23 January, 2018

The Sunday Telegraph’ publish a column full of unchecked errors – showing how climate change deniers exploit weak editorial standards and mislead readers. read more »


Fans of fossil fuels offer Africa an unfair choice

a commentary by Bob Ward 4 February, 2016

A handful of campaigners who promote the use of fossil fuels are using newspaper articles to offer a deeply unfair choice to people living in the poorest countries of the … read more »


The impact of controversy on the production of scientific knowledge

a working paper by Amelia Sharman 18 September, 2015

Much of the existing literature employing the framework of controversy focuses on the science-policy interface. However a clear gap exists regarding the way(s) in which controversy may fundamentally shape the … read more »


Humiliating mistakes by ‘The Mail on Sunday’

Humiliating mistakes by ‘The Mail on Sunday’

a commentary by Bob Ward 18 September, 2013

‘The Mail on Sunday’ is facing humiliation after two articles published earlier this month which attacked the evidence for climate change were revealed this week to contain embarrassing errors. The … read more »


Huge Blow to Campaign by Climate Change ‘Sceptics’

Huge Blow to Campaign by Climate Change ‘Sceptics’

a commentary by Bob Ward 24 July, 2013

The new Met Office paper this week casts serious doubt on the low estimates of climate sensitivity. It points out that a doubling of atmospheric levels of carbon dioxide directly … read more »


Climate change is already occurring

Climate change is already occurring

a commentary by Michael Jacobs 22 May, 2013

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Climate change

Climate change

a commentary by Bob Ward 22 May, 2013

‘There is already strong and mounting evidence of changes in the frequency and intensity of extreme weather events around the world’ The Times – subscription is required.


Correspondence between Bob Ward and Peter Lilley

Correspondence between Bob Ward and Peter Lilley

Bob Ward 22 February, 2013

Correspondence about ‘The Economics of Climate Change: The Stern Review’ between Bob Ward, Policy and Communications Director of the Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment, and Rt … read more »


Peter Lilley’s flawed climate analysis

Peter Lilley’s flawed climate analysis

a commentary by Bob Ward 28 October, 2012

Letters: The review’s main conclusion, that the risks of inaction on climate change are far greater than the costs of reducing greenhouse gas emissions, is robust the Guardian


Recycling the myth that global warming ‘stopped in the mid-1990s’

Recycling the myth that global warming ‘stopped in the mid-1990s’

a commentary by Bob Ward 18 October, 2012

David Rose loves to tell readers of the ‘The Mail on Sunday’ that global warming ‘stopped’ in the mid-1990s. On 5 December 2010, the newspaper published a long article by … read more »