Criticism of climate models is growing: ‘They are crazy, futuristic assumptions’

The recommendations for policymakers from the IPCC’s climate report that will be published today/Monday are partly based on computer models. The criticism of those models is growing.

“Possible futures.” That is how Detlef van Vuuren calls the results of the model studies with which he researches climate policy and sketches scenarios for reducing greenhouse gas emissions. From Fires …