Peter Landschützer

Researcher, Max Planck Institute for Meteorology

Expertise: Ocean carbon cycle, Ocean biogeochemistry, Air-sea CO2 exchange

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hypothesis   Hypothesis handle: austropet

Qualifying publication(s): see criteria

publication   http://science.sciencemag.org/content/349/6253/122

publication   http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/2015GB0

ARTICLES REVIEWED

The Australian publishes “deeply ill-informed” opinion on climate by Ian Plimer

in The Australian, by Ian Plimer

— 09 Aug 2018

"This article is an amalgamation of logical fallacies, misleading talking points, and downright factually incorrect statements regarding the physics of the climate system. Every ta..

CLAIMS REVIEWED

Ian Plimer incorrectly claims human-caused emissions are short-lived

CLAIM
"The ­atmospheric residency time of carbon dioxide is five years and it is quickly sequestered into plants, marine life, oceans and sediments."

SOURCE: Ian Plimer, The Australian, 7 Aug. 2018

VERDICT