We Are The 95%! -IPCC
So just what does the latest suppositional proclamation that the IPCC is peddling, actually mean? That being, that they are “95% certain” that humans are causing ‘climate change’. James Corbett breaks down the latest effort to make science appear to be a popularity contest. Just, “how sure are these scientists? They say 95% certain, and in science 95% is pretty darn certain….” -CNN repeater
Via the CorbettReport.com
In recent days, you’ve probably heard ad nauseum that the UN’s new IPCC report claims that it is “95% certain” that humans are causing climate change.
95% is a very specific number. So where does it come from?
The IPCC uses a “likelihood scale” that assigns percentages to various phrases, ranging from “exceptionally unlikely” (0-1% probability) to “virtually certain” (99-100% probability). This sounds like it is based on a precise scientific measurement or well-defined statistical process, but when it comes to deciding how likely it is that climate change is manmade, this is in fact a subjective decision that is made by the report’s authors.