Monday, 3 April 2017

Seven things that National Geographic is confused about Climate Change

National Geographic has a link:

However, it looks more like Seven things that National Geographic is confused about Climate Change.

NATGEO 1: Earth's temperature goes up and down from Year to year.....

Yes, so far, so good. However, they continue:

But over the past half century it has gone up a lot. 

Figure 1

Above is the lower troposphere temperature as produced from the RSS data set. Note the two peaks at 1998 and 2016 with much lower temperature between the peaks. This is definitely not shown in the