AUSTRALIAN SCIENTISTS BLAST GOVERNMENT OVER CLIMATE ALARMISM
April 24, 2012: "Government should re-examine the climate data" by ICSC Chief Science Advisor, Professor Bob Carter et al, published in The Australian.
"Australian public policies regarding dangerous climate change, sea-level rise and other climatic hazards are based on inadequate scientific advice, which is shackled to the shortcomings of inadequate computer model projections. The climate models are incompatible with the measured data. In recent decades the model predictions have significantly exceeded the measured temperature rise.
"In science, data trumps theory. If data and theory disagree, as they do here, scientists go with the data and revise their hypothesis.
"But in politics the opposite is true, for authority figures and political correctness reign supreme."
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