- retro- + predict (Wiktionary)
“But ID creationism does not really retrodict anything; it only predicts that we will never figure out how, say, certain flagella evolved.”
“But even the climate modelers bemoan their inability to retrodict the last ten years of global “warming”.”
“Computer models, which despite a rocky start are now able to "" retrodict '' the climate of the past 30 to 50 years, forecast more warming at night than day, more very hot summer days and fewer frigid winter days in the U.S. and Europe and more frequent heavy rains and droughts.”
“It's just that it's easier to retrodict than to predict.”
“According to classical mechanics, from that data (the “information”) and the laws of physics, we can reliably predict the precise state of the universe at every moment in the future — and retrodict the prior states of the universe at every moment in the past.”
“Especially, that is, if one wants to believe that GCMs can reliably retrodict temperature.”
“Nakata taps commands, gets a retrodict bearing on the epicenter.”
“Once it becomes independent of the priors, you can also retrodict the past in the same way as you predict the future and the arrow of time would become invisible (assuming a complete knowledge of the system).”
“However from what I’ve read none of the models used are spot-on accurate when run in reverse to “retrodict” past climate.”
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