NASA's longest running survey of ice shattered records in 2017 Date: February 13, 2018 Source: NASA/Goddard Space Flight

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Re: NASA's longest running survey of ice shattered records in 2017 Date: February 13, 2018 Source: NASA/Goddard Space Fl

Postby Gord » Mon Mar 05, 2018 4:55 pm

enoch arden wrote:"As an analogy, we could say that the direction of a car is changed by a change in the direction of the steering wheel."

A small lecture in logic. This statement is not a tautology because it conveys non-trivial information about the correlation between the position of the steering wheel and the direction of the car.

Right, just like the statement about changes in atmospheric circulation. It conveys non-trivial information about the correlation between the changes in atmospheric circulation and changes in climate and weather.
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