Topics Discussed: Why you should listen to Dr. Lindzen, How Ivy league hirings work, Harvard or MIT? , Emphasis on racism in the sciences, Administrators outnumber faculty and students, Wasting time on a broken grant system, There is no money for questioning mainstream science, 1800’s science papers shock students, Scientific journals are not endorsements of the science they publish, 1970’s, they notice an increase in Co2, Classism and religious warping, Impoverishing ourselves for no reason, Objections to the narrative, Coriolis effect, Jordan plays devils advocate, Politicians base their policy on scientific summaries written by politicians, Bjørn Lomborg: even if they’re right, it’s not a big deal, Tipping points, how they actually work, Averaging anomalies, Climate threat still five thousand years away, Computer models, limitations and benefits, Fluid dynamics, Models on top of models predicting nothing, Where scientists actually agree, Money corrupts, “Climate Scientist” did not exist in the 90’s, Speaking for your values without asking you what they are, Gatekeepers holding back the world of science, Stoking terror, stifling science, You’ll falsify your own psyche if you falsify your words, Standing your ground, living toward truth.
Dr. Richard Lindzen
Dr. Richard Lindzen is an American atmospheric physicist known for his work in the dynamics of the middle atmosphere, atmospheric tides, and ozone photochemistry. He has published more than 200 scientific papers and books. From 1983 until his retirement in 2013, he was Alfred P. Sloan Professor of Meteorology at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.He was a lead author of Chapter 7, "Physical Climate Processes and Feedbacks," of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change's Third Assessment Report on climate change. He has disputed the scientific consensus on climate change and criticizes what he has called "climate alarmism."