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Climate scientist says research data should be freely available

Climate science may lack the knowledge to understand the full scope of climate change. But it certainly doesn’t lack data. From records dating back to the 1600s to modern day satellite images and numerical climate model simulations, there’s a treasure-trove of data out there that are aiding scientists and government officials in addressing the changing climate. The problem, as outlined this week in a perspective piece in the journal Science, is that the data is fragmented and dispersed... [Read more]

Posted by Alison Hawkes on February 13, 2011 No Comments »
Category : Climate Science and Scientists


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