Peter Kalmus

Data Scientist, Jet Propulsion Laboratory

Expertise: Clouds, Satellite observations

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Qualifying publication(s): see criteria

publication   http://ieeexplore.ieee.org/abstract/document/80088

publication   http://journals.ametsoc.org/doi/abs/10.1175/JCLI-D

ARTICLES REVIEWED

NBC News story accurately covers research on two millennia of climate history

in NBC News, by https://www.nbcnews.com/mach/science/climate-scientists-drive-stake-through-heart-skeptics-argument-ncna1033646

— 30 Jul 2019

"This accurately describes new peer-reviewed research and asks independent scientists with relevant expertise to provide important context, such as how these results rely on limite..

Claim that human civilization could end in 30 years is speculative, not supported with evidence

in IFLScience, by James Felton

— 09 Jun 2019

"The report this article is based on describes a scenario which is unlikely, but several aspects of what is included in the report are likely to worsen in coming decades, such as t..

Western Journal op-ed deceives readers with completely unsupported claims

in The Western Journal, by Jay Lehr, Tom Harris

— 26 Feb 2019

"What would make their case stronger would be if they actually analysed all the data, engaged with the existing scientific literature and made their own contribution to our scienti..

CLAIMS REVIEWED

Prediction by Extinction Rebellion’s Roger Hallam that climate change will kill 6 billion people by 2100 is unsupported

CLAIM
"I am talking about the slaughter, death, and starvation of 6 billion people this century—that's what the science predicts."

SOURCE: Roger Hallam, BBC News

Published: 22 Aug 2019

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