Three of the five researchers disagree with the UN’s IPCC view that recent warming is primarily the consequence of man-made industrial emissions of greenhouse gases.(Register Article w/more detail)
Remarkably, the subtle and nuanced language typical in such reports has been set aside.
One of the five contributors compares computer climate modelling to ancient astrology. Others castigate the paucity of the US ground temperature data set used to support the hypothesis, and declare that the unambiguous warming trend from the mid-part of the 20th Century has ceased.
“Before anyone noticed, this hypothesis has been substituted for truth… The opinion that great disaster will really happen must be broken.”
- Shunichi Akasofu,
Head of the International Arctic Research Center in Alaska
What say you, Mr Gore?
Looks like President Obama needs to hurry up with imposing (and the planned selling-of-indulgences-for) those 'Carbon Emissions Caps' - before the news gets out.