Thursday, September 06, 2007

The Real Lisa Moore

Lies, Damn Lies, and Statistics
September 4, 2007

The author of today’s post, Lisa Moore, Ph.D., is a scientist in the Climate and Air program.


On Wednesday, the DailyTech Blog said that an update to a 2004 survey shows that the scientific community is moving away from a consensus that humans are causing global warming. The survey was submitted to the journal Energy and Environment, but is as yet unpublished.


So is it true? In a word, no, because scientific consensus cannot be surmised from subjective surveys [...]

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Get to know the real Lisa Moore.

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