"It doesn't matter how beautiful your theory is, it doesn't matter how smart you are. If it doesn't agree with experiment, it's wrong." Richard P. Feynman
Saturday, June 30, 2012
Scientists scare indigenous people with computer generated claptrap!
"Scientists" have managed to combine climate change and indigenous issues in the latest "could,may,might" vision of an alternative universe where evidence is ignored and the dreamtime of the past is fused to a computer-based hallucinatory vision of the future . Apparently we are to believe that if the temperature in the Lake Eyre basin were to rise 4oC all sorts of bad things would happen but they neglect to tell us that the temperature data shows if anything a negative trend at this time. Fact-free it may be but it is an irresistible combination to extract research funds from our left-wing governments. It would not do to have these funds actually spent on worthwhile research.
Willis Eschenbach at WUWT has the story:
The Arabunna people live in the area around Lake Eyre in Southern Australia. It is a hot, hostile desert region, which is no surprise, because … well … it’s in Australia. Here’s the general area where they live:
A new report from the University of Everybody-Panic is a study of the horrendous future faced by these poor folks: