Daily Archives: May 5, 2010

Free the Cuccinelli 40: Virginia AG demands e-mails of Michael Mann and 39 other scientists

Virginia’s combative right-wing state Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli has issued a “Civil Investigative Demand” calling on the University of Virginia to turn over a large quantity of material about climate scientist Michael Mann, who was at the University during 1999-2005. … Continue reading

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InterAcademy Council Names IPCC Review Committee

The InterAcademy Council (IAC), an organization of the world’s science academies, announced May 3 that Harold T. Shapiro, an economist and former president of Princeton University and the University of Michigan, will chair a 12-member committee to conduct an independent … Continue reading

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