Thursday, July 24, 2014 3:41:51 PM
Climate cycles are measured in the tens of thousands of years and we're getting all excited about barely a century`s worht of records being broken?
It`s kind of like celebrating a Superbowl victory for your team after the first down of their opening drive in the first game of the regular season.
When I worked as a CPA performing financial statement audits and I tried to issue an opinion based on sample sizes that small, it wouldn`t be long before I would have lost my license. Doesn`t anyone study statistics anymore to understand what it says about sample sizes relative to the population?