Certain Science, Dubious Reporting

Nakashian, Melanie
December 2013
Extra!;Dec2013, Vol. 26 Issue 12, p11
The article discusses the inadequate efforts of the media supporting scientific evidence of climate change to send the message across. Topics include the first part of a series of reports by the United Nations Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), comments by doubters of the IPCC reports, and false portrayal of the climate change issue. Also mentioned is the Nongovernmental International Panel on Climate Change (NIPCC).


Related Articles

  • IPCC Releases Synthesis Report, Rep. Johnson Voices Support.  // Sea Technology;Dec2014, Vol. 55 Issue 12, p51 

    The article reports the move by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) as of late 2014 to issue its Synthesis Report, which claimed that the adverse effects of climate change are already very evident and immediate actions are needed to resolve them.

  • FORTIETH SESSION OF THE INTERGOVERNMENTAL PANEL ON CLIMATE CHANGE: 27-31 OCTOBER 2014.  // Earth Negotiations Bulletin;10/27/2014, Vol. 12 Issue 606, p1 

    The article offers information on the 40th session of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) to be held in Copenhagen, Denmark from October 27 to 31, 2014.

  • Water, water. Pearce, Fred // New Scientist;12/23/2000-12/30/2000, Vol. 168 Issue 2270/2271, p19 

    Reports on the world climate in 2000. Increase of floods around the world, including Mozambique's Limpopo valley which received five times its usual rainfall; Attempt of governments to halt climate change; Report of the United Nations' Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change.

  • TIPRO RESPONDS TO ONGOING DEBATE OVER CLIMATE CHANGE. LONGANECKER, ED // TIPRO Target Newsletter;10/24/2013, Vol. 16 Issue 21, p7 

    The author reflects on the importance for the public to understand the debate over climatic changes. The author mentions that the report, entitled "Climate Change 2013: The Physical Science Basis," by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) of the United Nations (UN) is one of the...

  • UN panel warns of far-reaching climate consequences.  // Bridges Trade BioRes;Apr2014, Vol. 8 Issue 3, p20 

    The article focuses on the global climate science study released by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) at the end of March 2014 which the far-reaching effects of climatic changes. It mentions that the IPCC study observes the impacts, adaptation needs and vulnerabilities caused...

  • Health as a crucial driver for climate policy. Sauerborn, Rainer; Kjellstrom, Tord; Nilsson, Maria // Global Health Action;2009, Vol. 2 Issue 1, p5 

    The author reflects on the importance of considering health issues on climate change policies. He mentions three reasons for health considerations including the increasing and inequitable distribution, health concerns of people on themselves and their children, and positive health co-benefits of...

  • Examining the Developments in the International Registry for NAMAs and Channels of Support. Tewari, Ritika // Carbon & Climate Law Review;2014, Vol. 8 Issue 1, p46 

    Conceptually, nationally appropriate mitigation actions (NAMAs) provided a framework for mitigation in developing countries. Since COP 13 in Bali, discussions on the structural elements of NAMAs have taken a central place. One of these elements is an international registry. Recognizing the...

  • Understanding the IPCC's Products. Stavins, Robert N. // Environmental Forum;Jul/Aug2014, Vol. 31 Issue 4, p14 

    The article offers the author's view on the purpose of the process of the Fifth Assessment Report Working Group III section of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) entitled "Climate Change 2014: Mitigation." The author states that the report is intended to survey and synthesize...

  • IPCC PRESENTS ASSESSMENT ON MEASURES TO MITIGATE CLIMATE CHANGE.  // Air Quality & Climate Change;May2014, Vol. 48 Issue 2, pEI-15 

    The article discusses the highlights of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change's (IPCC) 2014 assessment on climate change mitigation measures. Some of the key findings include the increase in the concentration of greenhouse gasses (GHG) which cause climate change and economic and...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics