• Cold water on IPCC monsoon forecast models

    • Date: 22/11/09

    New Delhi: None of the multiple computer simulations used by a UN climate-change agency for assessments of global warming appears good enough to predict how India’s monsoon will behave, two Indian scientists have said. The researchers examined 10 simulations of future climate scenarios used by the UN Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) and found […]

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  • Professor Philip Stott

    • Date: 20/11/09

    Philip Stott is Professor Emeritus of Biogeography at the School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London, and a former editor of the Journal of Biogeography.

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  • Sir Samuel Brittan

    • Date: 20/11/09

    Samuel Brittan is one of Britain’s most eminent economic authors and journalists. Since 1966 he has been an economic commentator for the Financial Times where he also served as Assistant Editor.

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  • Sir Ian Byatt

    • Date: 20/11/09

    Ian Byatt is a former Director General of the Office of Water Services for England and Wales, before which he was Deputy Chief Economic Adviser in HM Treasury. He is currently Chairman of the Water Industry Commission for Scotland.

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  • Professor Freeman Dyson

    • Date: 20/11/09

    Freeman Dyson FRS, a world-renowned theoretical physicist, is Professor Emeritus at the Institute of Advanced Study in Princeton where he held a chair for many years. He is the author of numerous widely read science books.

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  • Christian Gerondeau

    • Date: 20/11/09

    Christian Gerondeau is a leading transport policy expert and the author of the Paris Area Railway Master Plan. He later became President of the French Federation of Motor Clubs and the French Institute for Public Policy and is currently President of Mobility and the Environment.

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  • Professor David Henderson (Chairman)

    • Date: 20/11/09

    David Henderson was formerly Head of the Economics and Statistics Department of the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) in Paris. He is currently a Fellow of the Institute of Economic Affairs in London.

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  • Dr Terence Kealey

    • Date: 20/11/09

    Terence Kealey, a medical biochemist, is Vice-Chancellor of the University of Buckingham. His latest book is entitled Sex, Science and Profits.

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