In February 2016, we began a Focused Civil Dialogue between William Happer and David Karoly,
Having engaged the notable Dr. Happer and wishing to make the best of this unexpected turn, we sponsored a $5,000 contest, with the goal of finding someone within the scientific community who would assume Dr. Karoly’s role and complete the Dialogue:
Today, we announce our $5,000 winner. And fittingly, he proves to be the perfect tag-team partner for Dr. Karoly, as he also hails from near Melbourne, Australia:
Glenn is a degree-qualified mechanical engineer with a 30-year career in engineering, IT, and solar energy research. Having studied climate science for eight years, he is pursuing action to reduce the impact of anthropogenic global warming. Tamblyn received his degree from Melbourne University, Professor Karoly’s university. He is co-author, with John Mason and Rob Painting, of Introducing Climate Science (Dunedin Academic Press, in press), a contributor to online courses about climate change, a team member in the climate science literature review Cook et al., 2013, and a contributing author at the website Skeptical Science.
Congratulations to Glenn! Here, you can see why we found his response compelling:
We want to thank those who accepted the challenge of speaking in Dr. Karoly’s place. Your hard work was appreciated.
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