The Selective Science of Global Warming

The Selective Science of Global Warming

This past week there was a lot of a hubbub over the UN Report on Global Warming. The biggest talking point was this: “It is extremely likely that more than half of the observed increase in global average surface temperature from 1951 to 2010 was caused by the anthropogenic increase in greenhouse gas concentrations and other anthropogenic forcings together. The best estimate of the human-induced contribution to warming is similar to the observed warming over this period.” So now we know with 95% certainty that half of the increase in…