Daily Archives: August 7, 2007

IPCC 2007 final report on climate change impacts now available online

Climate Change 2007: Impacts, Adaptation and Vulnerability, the Working Group II contribution to the Fourth Assessment Report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), is now available online.  Chapter 14 focuses on climate change impacts on North America.

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House Science Chairmen suggest NOAA is railroading Hurricane Center Director Bill Proenza

Continuing their investigation of the recent controversy at the Tropical Prediction Center / National Hurricane Center (TPC/NHC), chairmen of two House Science and Technology Subcommittees have called on NOAA Administrator Lautenbacher either to reinstate the Center’s Director William Proenza or … Continue reading

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Science editor Kennedy: Science community recognizes Administration puts politics before science

“The science community now recognizes that this administration completely puts its political cart before the scientific horse,” Science magazine editor in chief Donald Kennedy told USA TODAY. “We’ve seen it with one issue after another.”

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