Famous British climatologist Phil Jones has stood aside as director of the Climatic Research Unit at the University of East Anglia, a week after private emails leaked on the Internet cast doubt on his credibility.
The upcoming UN conference on climate change in Copenhagen is causing a storm before it has even begun. Skeptics claiming global warming is a hoax have come up with their own ideas on what's really heating up the planet.
Copenhagen will host experts and world leaders in December to discuss what to do with climate change. And while they'll seek ways to battle greenhouse emissions, the scientific community is split over global warming.
A weather program coordinator for the World Wildlife Fund in Russia, Aleksey Kokorin, and an independent weather forecaster from London, Piers Corbyn, had a heated debate on what causes climate change.
By focusing on cutting carbon emissions, the world won’t prevent global warming, says Bjorn Lomborg from the Copenhagen Consensus Centre. Making green fuels cheaper instead will speed up the process, he told RT.
The world’s largest broadcasting corporation’s plans to send more than 30 of their staff to next month’s climate change talks in Copenhagen may appear both environmentally and financially wasteful, Daily Mail reports.