Duke professor takes simpler approach to climate change

Oct 16, 2012 Full story: The Chronicle

A Duke professor has devised a model of global climate change simple enough for even a college freshman to work out by hand.

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SpaceBlues

Pasadena, TX

#1 Oct 17, 2012
Pen and paper.. pencil and paper... sounds good.

Where's it?
LessHypeMoreFact

Toronto, Canada

#2 Oct 17, 2012
SpaceBlues wrote:
Pen and paper.. pencil and paper... sounds good.
Where's it?
http://www.inderscience.com/info/inarticletoc...

See second article. Not sure I understand it. Constructal laws?

It seems to deal with heat distribution in terms of the convection cells, not necessarily the whole of climate change. Possibly overblown rhetoric on the part of the media.
SpaceBlues

Pasadena, TX

#3 Oct 18, 2012
LessHypeMoreFact wrote:
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http://www.inderscience.com/info/inarticletoc...
See second article. Not sure I understand it. Constructal laws?
It seems to deal with heat distribution in terms of the convection cells, not necessarily the whole of climate change. Possibly overblown rhetoric on the part of the media.
Thanks.

Worthwhile to learn, probably, if you have the time and the interest.

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