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Global Warming / "Climategate" #961887

NBC Evening News for Friday, Dec 04, 2009
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(Studio: Brian Williams) A change in President Obama’s schedule for next week’s climate summit in Copenhagen noted.

(New York: Anne Thompson) The "climategate" scandal involving stolen e-mails about global warming featured; details given of claims that scientists from Britain’s University of East Anglia massaged data. [Representative Jim SENSENBRENNER†- says it’s part of a massive international scientific fraud.] [Cato Institute Patrick MICHAELS†- says there are clear problems with these records that deserve investigation.] [Princeton University professor Michael OPPENHEIMER†- says the scandal is being used to deflect interest in dealing with climate change.] [NOAA administrator Jane LUBCHENCO†- says climate change is a documented set of observations.]

Williams, Brian;
Thompson, Anne

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