[ExI] A Nobel laureate and climate change

Adrian Tymes atymes at gmail.com
Thu Sep 15 06:37:23 UTC 2011

Easily refuted:

> how can you measure the average temperature of the whole earth for a whole
> year?
> *

It's only the Earth's surface, not the core.  As to how: distribute a lot of
sensors over the Earth (including but not limited to IR cameras on a bunch
of satellites,
whose orbits allow them to collectively see the entire surface of the
Earth), and monitor
them for a year.  Really, a trivial exercise in experiment design.

> the temperature has changed from ~288.0 to ~288.8 degree Kelvin in about
> 150 years
> *

 He says that is "the claim" - it's not.  The claim is over a much shorter
timespan than
-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
URL: <http://lists.extropy.org/pipermail/extropy-chat/attachments/20110914/a3bda7a9/attachment.html>

More information about the extropy-chat mailing list