What is wrong with The Register? When it comes to climate change they seem to manage to post the ridiculous and retarded “science” articles you’re ever likely to see.

Japanese scientists have made a dramatic break with the UN and Western-backed hypothesis of climate change in a new report from its Energy Commission.

Wow! That’s sounds like really groundbreaking news… 

One of the five contributors compares computer climate modelling to ancient astrology. Others castigate the paucity of the US ground temperature data set used to support the hypothesis, and declare that the unambiguous warming trend from the mid-part of the 20th Century has ceased.

Really? Climate change has stopped? That’s a relief, because i for one was starting to get worried. And they really cut those stupid western scientists down to size, “ancient astrology”, pfffssst!

These top scientists are probably the equivalent of the Royal Society in the UK, or the NASA climate research groups in the US. Let’s go check their website:

President: Dr. H. Ishitani (Prof. Keio University, Prof. Emeritus of Univ. of Tokyo)

Vice Presidents: Mr. T. Hattori(President, Japan Atomic Industrial Forum, INC, Adviser, Tokyo Electric Power Co., Ltd)

Mr.H.Nakatani(Advisor, Osaka Gas Co., Ltd., Chairman, Osaka Gas Chemicals Co., Ltd. )

Director of general affairs: Mr. Y. Kato (Executive Officer, Research & Development, The Kansai Electric Power Co., INC)

How odd! They all seem to be funded by power companies, the top polluters in Japan. Still, i’m sure they know what they are talking about – they went to universities you know…

What pisses me off about all of that is that it’s a ten second job to find, visit the JSER website, and determine that they a industry lobbying group. Not a scientific body. They no more represent mainstream science in Japan than… bah! Idiots. Why even waste the bandwidth on publishing such crap? It’s almost as if all they are interested in doing is stirring up controversy for the traffic it generates. Poor. Very poor.


2 thoughts on “JSER

  1. I’m grossly disappointed in The Register, this is muckraker journalism at best and overtly incendiary pandering at worst.

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