Wed 17 Feb, 2010 05:07 pm
Phil Jones: "the world may have been warmer during the Medieval Warming period" and "there has been no "statistically significant" warming over the last past 15 years." Jones stepped down from the CRU in the wake of ClimateGate.
Kevin Trenberth, the head of the Climate Analysis Section of the National Center for Atmospheric Research in Boulder, Colo. The fact that we can not account for what is happening in the climate system makes any consideration of geo-engineering quite hopeless as we will never be able to tell [to meaure temperature change] if it is successful or not! It is a travesty!" [ a travesty that they can't measure temperature changes today let alone establish a baseline 200 years ago and tell us if temperature has gone up or down]