A lot of hard work went into it, no doubt. The mountain has laboured and brought forth a mouse.
What did the authors find? First, that about 32% of climate papers expressed a position on the cause of global warming. Fine. Second, of the papers that expressed a position, 97.1% ‘endorsed’ human-caused global warming. Accepted again.
Put two and two together. What does it tell us? That about 30% of climate papers ‘endorsed’ human-caused global warming.
This, after counting up every climate paper over the past twenty-two years – more than eleven thousand of them.
Nice ‘consensus’ you’ve got there guys.