TITLE

PUBLIC INTEREST

PUB. DATE
January 2008
SOURCE
Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society;Jan2008, Vol. 89 Issue 1, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article features views of readers regarding the bestowal of the Nobel Peace Prize to Al Gore and the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change in the U.S. According to a Peruvian blog, the Nobel Peace prize proves that nerds will save the world and although he is not a nerd like most scientists, he decided to market to the nerds. Based from a Czech Republic blog, October 12, 2007 is the day wherein the Nobel peace prize was transformed into a gigantic joke. NetEase, a Chinese Web portal, stressed that if Gore had won back in the day, then the world would be a completely different place.
ACCESSION #
31154747

 

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