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  • n. Common misspelling of emissivity.


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  • Mentioning feedbacks, or using additional calculations to dispute that feedbacks have an effect, does not alter the fact that in his calculation of lambda he used a fixed value for emmisivity, and therefore allowed no feedbacks.

    Monbiot v Monckton « Climate Audit

  • Absorptivity cannot be greater than 1 or less than 0, so in LTE (local thermodynamic equilibrium), emmisivity cannot be greater than 1 or less than zero.



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