Category Archives: Global Warming General

Kurtosis, Mpemba, Temperature and History

Does hot water freeze faster than cold water? It depends on the history of the water… Is there a fat tailed distribution of non-temperature states (such as spin of the particles) due to kurtosis in the process, or not? Continue reading

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Liking the MPAS code Much More than Model II or ModelE

A quick first impression on the MPAS codes for weather and climate modeling. Continue reading

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Lessons From A Watched Pot

Is a pot with lid a better model for the Earth than the gcms? Continue reading

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SOM AMO PDO Ocean Time Lags And Natural Variability

Various “modes” in ocean oscillation can account for our multi-decadal (and perhaps centuries long as well) climate changes. As the oceans go, so goes the air, the weather, and in the longer term, the climate. Continue reading

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