In the Eye of the Storm: The Autobiography of Sir John Houghton

Published on 18th October – the autobiography of JRI’s President. From the book’s description: “Sir John Houghton’s life chronicles the history of climate science. As progress has been made in the scientific measuring of climate, a worrying picture has emerged. And as Houghton and others have sought to make those …

The IPCC’s Fifth Report, September 2013. Some comments by Sir John Houghton

Introduction The Physical Science Component of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC)’s 5th report was agreed in Stockholm in the week beginning  23rd September 2013 and its Summary for Policymakers – about 30 pages long – was available on 27th September. The main messages are: 1) That it is …

CRES 2013

With the Annual CRES Residential at Ripon College Cuddesdon our 2012/13 year drew to a close.  We are pleased to say that we had four new graduates from the course. Do have a look at the full REPORT of the residential on the CRES website. September and October is often …