Friday, May 23, 2014

Climate alarmists make major blunder in reporting Antarctica ice loss results

Total ice loss from latest study is “consistent” with, not “double” prior study measurements - Watts Up With That?

The big scary headline claim in almost all of these alarmist articles which screamed that the rate of Antarctica ice loss has “doubled” compared to prior estimates is wrong. The alarmist reporters have managed to confuse two distinct issues addressed in this latest study which dealt with both continental Antarctic ice loss as well as the contribution of this Antarctica ice loss to sea level rise.