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Comment Re:The problem is chicken little (Score 2, Informative) 1181

Actually, there are hardly any scientists who disagree with AGW, and those few have been discredited. Also, Hadley didn't falsify any data, AFAIK Hansen isn't associated associated with Hadley, Hadley can't release the data because it isn't theirs to release, and Hansen (among others) does support nuclear power.

So, five wrong statements so far. Want to try for six?

Comment Re:They -buried- the reports? (Score 2, Interesting) 386

Indeed. I spent several years working as a photogrammetrist. This involved staring into a stereoscope with both eyes pointing straight ahead and focussed at infinity, tracing details from a 3-D model resolved 9in my brain) from a pair of aerial photographs with about a 60% overlap.

That sounds a fair bit like the technology Mark Pesce reckons is so dangerous. I (and the probably thousands of other people who did this) have felt no ill-effects.

The Almighty Buck

Submission + - Does currency speculation affect inflation?

Bush Pig writes: My son and I were discussing whether there was a relationship between the activities of currency traders (or coin clippers, as he calls them) and inflation. Does anyone have any thoughts to offer?

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