People & associates

Jennifer Marohasy

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Rainfall forecasts should be benchmarked

MEDIA RELEASE | Jennifer Marohasy

The Bureau of Meteorology uses general circulation models underpinned by the theory of anthropogenic global warming as a basis for its weather and climate forecasts. According to Institute of Public Affairs Senior Fellow, Dr Jennifer Marohasy,...

Competition in Climate Science

IPA REVIEW ARTICLE | Jennifer Marohasy

The classical liberal, like the ordinary Australian, has a general aversion to revolutionary change. This is justified in the spheres of politics and economics. When it comes to science, however, history shows that it is principally through...

Imposing our preferences on whaling cultures

IPA REVIEW ARTICLE | Jennifer Marohasy

Few issues illustrate how subjective beliefs about morality distorts environmental debate more than the issue of whaling. Many environmentalists claim to be simply advocates for the sustainable use of resources; they claim that they are not in...

What's happening to the Murray River

FACTS | Jennifer Marohasy

The Murray River is Australia's longest river, and together with its tributary, the Darling River, drains an area known as the Murray Darling Basin. The region has historically received only 6 per cent of Australia's annual rainfall but produced...

Misbehaving models and missing mammals

IPA REVIEW ARTICLE | Jennifer Marohasy

Jennifer Marohasy reviews Science and Public Policy: The Virtuous Corruption of Virtual Environmental Science by Aynsley Kellow. In 2000 the International Union for the Conservation of Nature (IUCN) claimed a species of Cambodian mountain goat,...

New satellite data casts doubts on global warming models

IPA REVIEW ARTICLE | Jennifer Marohasy

New NASA data from their Aqua Satellite throws doubt on the validity of climate change models currently being used by the United Nations Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change. For the first time scientists have found a strong negative cloud...

Scientific independence is more than media releases

IPA REVIEW ARTICLE | Jennifer Marohasy

Just before Christmas a directive from the new Federal Department of Innovation, Industry, Science and Research mandated that all ‘strategic' media releases, including those dealing with climate change, must be consistent with the...

The new water minister has a chance to wean Adelaide off the Murray River

IPA REVIEW ARTICLE | Jennifer Marohasy

A disappointing cool down

IPA REVIEW ARTICLE | Jennifer Marohasy

Jennifer Marohasy reviews Cool It: The Skeptical Environmentalist's Guide to Global Warming.

Cyclones, rainfalls and temperature: Does Australia have a climate crisis?

IPA REVIEW ARTICLE | Jennifer Marohasy

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