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What is really the issue on cop15...

Its no question about it. I am a person that have a lot of doubts about the so called AGW. But the real issue here is not about the climate. Whether we have a warming or cooling or if the researchers showing a warming has cheated or not. That is clearly not the real issue. The real and very controversial issue is if it is carbon dioxide – CO2 – that is causing it.  Why do I say that? Simple. The documents that many countries are supposed to sign in Copenhagen has 3 major parts. 1. Reduce emission of CO2. 2. Introduce a trading mechanism for treading emission permits. 3. Make UN...

The self-fulfilling prophet...

You don’t have to be right to get right. But this is far to often what debating is about. To get right. Myself, I prefer dialogue. Not necessarily to reach consensus, but to encourage logical arguments, reflection and constructive social change. It’s alright to have different opinions. But to be able to trust an outcome of a discussion, at least we have to agree on basic facts. What we can see today, in opinions of climate change, is that we don’t agree on those basic facts – the collection of original temperature data – which practically makes any scientific...

Al Gore pulls out of COP15...

This is not so much about hard science facts, but what is happening around the COP15 meeting. More than 3000 people had booked tickets at $1200 (DKK 5999) each to Al Gores event, but now, Al Gore has decided to pull out of the COP15 meeting. The event hosted by Berlingske Tidende newspaper group, says that the lecture on Thursday was cancelled by Al Gore, because of  “unforeseen changes in his schedule”. Unconfirmed rumors has it that he has pulled out in light of the recent climategate events that stems from the leaked emails from the CRU, and him not wanting to answer any...