Two days ago we alerted you to Part I of Big Journalism’s terrific 3-part series, How ‘Climategate’ Marks the Maturing of a New Science Movement. Since then, they have published parts 2 and 3 to complete the series.
How the tiny blog Air Vent and a collective of climate enthusiasts broke the biggest story in the history of global warming science – climategate – but not without a gatekeeper of the climate establishment trying to halt its proliferation.
Steve McIntyre of Climate Audit has done a careful analysis of the Climategate emails that affect one particular issue — the “tricks” that were applied to the data in composing the various reports. The particular issue McIntyre is considering is called “the divergence problem.”
There have been numerous ostentatiously pathetic efforts to distract from what ClimateGate has not “revealed”, but affirmed, in the principals’ own words, and this mewling is getting more pathetic by the attempt.