Phil Jones speaks
Feb 2, 2010
Bishop Hill in Climate: CRU, Climate: Jones

The BBC has the scoop, with an interview of Phil Jones just published on their website.

Professor Phil Jones, former director of the Climatic Research Unit at the University of East Anglia (UEA), said his results "stand up to scrutiny".

Highlights include a claim that his urban heat island paper has been corroborated by more recent work. Afficionados of Hockey Team rhetoric will recognise a standard line of argument used within the team, namely of claiming that the problems "don't matter".

Jones' claims also do nothing to defend Jones' co-author Wei Chyung Wang from Keenan's accusations of fraud, which rely on Wang's conclusions being impossible to arrive at with the data available.


Update on Feb 2, 2010 by Registered CommenterBishop Hill

There's a press release from UEA here.

Update on Feb 2, 2010 by Registered CommenterBishop Hill

Channel Four carries several interviews with Jones and his replacement as CRU director, Peter Liss.

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