TITLE

Policy: Climate advisers must maintain integrity

AUTHOR(S)
Geden, Oliver
PUB. DATE
May 2015
SOURCE
Nature;5/7/2015, Vol. 521 Issue 7550, p27
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Opinion
ABSTRACT
The author talks about the need for climate scientists and scientific advisers to resist pressures from politicians that undermine climate science integrity. He comments on climate assessments published in 2007 and 2015 by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change that extended deadlines through removal of greenhouse gases from the atmosphere using unproven carbon capture and storage technology. He mentions the importance of independence of the scientific community from pressure groups.
ACCESSION #
102502977

 

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