• Nigel Lawson: Global warming has turned into religion

    • Date: 25/11/09

    Interview: One thing is missing from the Global Warming Policy Foundation, launched at Westminster on Monday, chairman Lord Lawson admitted. Mrs Thatcher’s Chancellor for six years acknowledged that there aren’t many young people on board. The average age of the Trustees is 74. You could almost say it pits the Old Aged vs the New […]

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  • In Climate Hack Story, Could Talk of Cover-Up Be as Serious as Crime?

    • Date: 25/11/09

    The University of East Anglia, whose stolen documents caused a furor of excitement among climate skeptics over the weekend, said today that it had called in police to investigate possible criminal activity. But university researchers may also find themselves in legal jeopardy if they deleted emails requested under the U.K.’s Freedom of Information (FOIA) legislation, […]

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  • Scientist in climate change ‘cover-up’ storm told to quit

    • Date: 24/11/09

    Daily Mail: The scientist at the heart of the climate change scandal was under growing pressure to quit last night. George Monbiot, a leading environmentalist, said Phil Jones should resign from the Climatic Research Unit over leaked emails that appear to show researchers suppressed scientific data. More emails came to light yesterday, including one in […]

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  • Pressure Growing for Public Inquiry Into CRU Data Affair

    • Date: 24/11/09

    Lord Lawson yesterday called for an independent inquiry into claims that leading British climate change scientists manipulated data to strengthen the case for made-made global warming. The former Chancellor said the content of hundreds of leaked emails from the University of East Anglia’s Climatic Research Unit was a ‘scandal’ – and warned that the credibility […]

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  • Lord Lawson Calls For Public Inquiry Into CRU Data Affair

    • Date: 23/11/09

    In response to recent revelations contained in leaked e-mails originating from the Climate Research Unit at the University of East Anglia, Lord Lawson, Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the GWPF, has called for a rigorous and independent inquiry into the matter. While reserving judgment on the contents of the e-mails, Lord Lawson said […]

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  • GWPF Launched Today!

    • Date: 23/11/09

    Speaking at the launch of the GWPF in the House of Lords today, Lord Lawson introduced the new think tank: “Last year I brought out a book on global warming which (rather to my surprise) generated an enormous feedback, almost all of it positive. A number of those who wrote to me, who included scientists, […]

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  • 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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