- Oct 24, 2009
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They get more of a mention than when they get things wrong. That conveniently gets left out on the 6 o'clock news, because only bad news gets ratings.Except plenty of the models have gotten things right but these things never get a mention.
Study Confirms Climate Models are Getting Future Warming Projections Right – Climate Change: Vital Signs of the PlanetA new evaluation of global climate models used to project Earth's future global average surface temperature finds that most have been quite accurate.climate.nasa.gov
By the way, I'm not trying to argue for or against the validity of climate change. I'm more sceptical of people making very specific predictions about what will or won't happen, on both sides.
Personally, I think the evidence is quite clear that human beings are terrible at predicting the future. No doubt those who are getting it right now, will be getting it wrong again in 5 years time, and the cycle starts all over again.
To quote Professor Richard Lindzen, "the climate will have the final say".