By Paul Homewood The main cause of global warming? Err, well no actually. According to the Cook study quoted, only 65 papers found explicitly found that humans are the primary cause o…
Of those 64 papers, Monckton found 23 were mis-allocated, in terms of Cook’s own definition thereby reducing the real number to 0.3%.
Two thoughts on that:
Either the research was badly run, in which case the authors are incompetent, or;
It was deemed necessary to reach a favourable conclusion, no matter how dishonest the methods, because they knew there was no concecus.
Now being that I’m not a scientist, and having looked at what research there is, I conclude the latter is the most likely option. Simply because even with my limited abilities, I could have come up with a better research criteria than Cook did.