April 2012

Richard Lindzen misrepresents climate data at House of Commons

Richard Lindzen is an American atmospheric physicist at MIT (Massachusetts Institute of Technology) known for his work in the dynamics of the middle atmosphere, atmospheric tides and ozone photochemistry. He was a lead author of Chapter 7, ‘Physical Climate Processes and Feedbacks,’ of the IPCC Third Assessment Report on climate change. He is sceptical about some of the more alarming predictions about climate change and concerned about political pressures on