"Science By Press Release"

Something I call "science by press release" (a bad thing) occurred again Friday.

The Headline From the Press Release
What the Paper Actually Says
In other words, there is no conclusive evidence hurricanes are worsening due to global warming and that the topic remains "under debate." The actual data says hurricanes are not getting worse.

The peer-reviewed ACE Index, which is a metric that combines hurricane duration and intensity, shows no increase at all.


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