Steven Smith

Senior Scientist, JGCRI - Pacific Northwest National Laboratory & University of Maryland

Expertise: Emissions, Integrated Assessment, Energy, Short-Lived Climate Forcers

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hypothesis   Hypothesis handle: ssmithJGCRI

Qualifying publication(s): see criteria

publication   https://www.nature.com/articles/nclimate2552

publication   https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s10584-0

publication   https://www.geosci-model-dev.net/11/369/2018/

CLAIMS REVIEWED

Claim that cows have more impact on climate than cars depends on the timescale

CLAIM
"Burping cows are more damaging to the climate than all the cars on this planet."

SOURCE: Barclay's, Financial Times, 19 Feb. 2019

VERDICT