Co-mod writes: Not long ago Tallbloke mentioned MOOC (Massive Open Online Course) as starting to gain traction.
So I am dismayed over be-spoiling of MOOC, usage as a propaganda tool.
Climate Change: Challenges and Solutions. A FREE online course from the University of Exeter
Our very first MOOC (Massive Open Online Course) begins on 13th January 2014 on the Open University’s FutureLearn platform, and lasts for eight weeks.
“Issues we will cover include:
We have reached a real tipping point in Earth climate systems. For example, the Greenland ice sheet is melting, raising sea levels, and there’s simply no going back.
Uh huh, speaking from a position of authority, “know or ought to know” better. Let’s see the full proof.
The leader is Mr Tim Lenton working “in partnership with the UK Met Office”. He is rather young. Got himself involved in The Team, Stefan Rahmstorf and Hans Joachim Schellnhuber.
Stoat pokes fun “Tim Lenton is silly” and “However, I’m inclined to think that he isn’t a tosser, just naive…” , err.. Stoat, he is one of yours, oh well gave me a chuckle, still not sure what he did.
[ coy on letting on the whole truth ]