Monckton

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potholer54 on Monckton

This video by potholer54 demolishing Monckton’s claims about climate sensitivity is very good, and not just because I’m in it. Also worth a look is his video where Monckton is refuted by … Monckton himself.

Monckton Myths

Christopher Monckton is notable for the way he gets the science wrong over and over again. So the folks at Skeptical Science have created a handy resource listing the arguments he commonly uses and the refutations. Monckton is in the news again, going to court to try to get prevent a documentary about him from…

The Australian continues to express institutional contempt for science, scientists and the scientific method with a piece by Christopher Monckton Graham Readfern has already commented on some of the errors in Monckton’s piece, but there are plenty more. Cap-and-tax in Europe has been a wickedly costly fiasco. … Result: electricity prices have doubled. In the…

Mike Steketee bucks the groupthink at The Australian with an article on why it is necessary to adapt to the coming global warming. Christopher Monckton responds with a Gish gallop of 24 points where he alleges Steketee got it wrong. Steketee’s response is devasting: again and again and again he shows that Monckton misrepresented what…

On top of the 21 climate scientists correcting the numerous errors in Christopher Monckton testimony to Congress, we also have Rachel Pinker and Ellsworth Dutton correcting Monckton’s misunderstanding of Pinker, Zhang and Dutton (2005): 1 Viscount Monckton attempts to directly link the change in surface solar radiation to a change in temperature. He states: “What,…

I detailed a couple of the serious factual errors in Monckton’s testimony to Congress back in May. Now John Abraham and others have organised a comprehensive rebuttal to Monckton, with corrections to Monckton’s many errors from 21 climate scientists. Leo Hickman summarises in this story in the Guardian.

Temperatures and Projections

Alden Griffiths has another excellent presentation, this time dissecting Christopher Monckton’s claim that temperatures are below the IPCC’s projections.

The Church of Monckton

Barry Bickmore is compiling a list of the politicians, journalists etc who have damaged their credibility by relying on Christopher Monckton as a source of infomration about climate science. Also well worth a look is Alden Griffith’s lucid explanation of what is wrong with Monckton’s claim that “Arctic sea ice is just fine”.

Monckton vs House of Lords

Monckton’s fight with the House of Lords continues, with The Guardian reporting Last month, Michael Pownall, clerk of the parliaments, wrote to Lord Monckton, a hereditary peer, stressing that he should not refer to himself as a member of the House of Lords, and nor should he use any emblem representing the portcullis. … Buckingham…

Monckton vs Scott Mandia

Christopher Monckton is now threatening to sue Scott Mandia as well: I also note that you have publicly accused me of “fraud”, and have widely circulated that accusation on the internet, and have expressed the intention to invite the mass media to repeat it. Since this is a serious charge, do you have any evidence…