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Scientists Grapple With 'Completely Out of Hand' Attacks on Climate Science

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Science  26 Feb 2010:
Vol. 327, Issue 5969, pp. 1070
DOI: 10.1126/science.327.5969.1070-a

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A symposium organized at the last minute at the annual meeting of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (the publisher of Science) by two of the world's most prominent scientific organizations addressed recent attacks on an increasingly beleaguered climate science community. The panel met in the uncertain aftermath of the stolen e-mails affair and critiques of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change.