Friday, December 04, 2009

CEI to sue NASA Goddard for Climate Change fraud

Competitive Enterprise Institute (CEI) had their attorneys file three Notices of Intent to File Suit against NASA. Chris Horner, representing CEI, said NASA Goddard Institute for Space Studies failed to comply with the Freedom of Information Act for the past three years. Some Goddard employees were mentioned in the CRU hacked account now known as Climategate. In it, thousands of documents revealed a clear attempt by scientists to manipulate scientific data to make it look like the planet has been getting warmer. There were also discussions of blocking peer reviewed papers showing contrarian proof that the planet has actually been cooling. Britain’s Climate Research Unit, University of East Anglia has been the primary source of information for the IPCC (Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change), the group along with Al Gore that won the Nobel Peace Prize in 2007 for scaring the world into thinking that the planet is warmer than ever due to human activity. This has been disputed by many scientists but most media outlets have ignored contrarian views under the assumption that the science is in and the debate is over...
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