The Hockey Stick Illusion: Climategate and the Corruption of Science (Independent Minds)

The Hockey Stick Illusion: Climategate and the Corruption of Science (Independent Minds)

A.W. Montford


here's the definitive exposé of the distorted technological know-how at the back of the enduring worldwide warming graph centrally chargeable for the worldwide panic approximately weather change.

From Steve McIntyre's earliest makes an attempt to breed the Michael Mann's Hockey Stick graph, to the explosive ebook of his paintings and the release of a congressional inquiry, The Hockey Stick phantasm is a amazing story of clinical misconduct and novice sleuthing. It explains the advanced technology of this so much debatable of temperature reconstructions in layperson's language and lays naked the impressive quantity to which climatologists were prepared to wreck their very own ideas to be able to safeguard weather science's most famed finding.

The publication additionally covers the new leak of the e-mail data of the Climatic examine Unit which has ended in the resignation of its Director, Professor Phil Jones, and uncovered the measure to which weather scientists on each side of the Atlantic have hidden and manipulated information to aid their claims.

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