Toy Computer Models.

The money quote about soft science practitioners. John O’ Sullivan writes:

Those trained in the ‘hard’ sciences know the score.  It is why Nobel Prize winning Physicist Dr. Ivar Giaever and others decry man-made global warming. They have disdain for those in the ‘soft’ earth sciences who shy away from the traditional methods of scientific inquiry: weighing the empirical evidence, testing hypotheses, using real materials, actual measurements. Government academics would rather play on their GIGO toy computer models instead because here the answers are tweaked to fit the questions.

Indeed.  Read the rest….



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