climate change http://whqr.org en Climate change milestone coincides with shifting paradigm, says Ira Flatow http://whqr.org/post/climate-change-milestone-coincides-shifting-paradigm-says-ira-flatow <p></p><p>Global warming is not always accepted as a foregone scientific conclusion.&nbsp; It still sparks political debate in some circles.&nbsp;</p><p> Tue, 28 May 2013 23:50:32 +0000 Rachel Lewis Hilburn 37211 at http://whqr.org Climate change milestone coincides with shifting paradigm, says Ira Flatow Commission hopes to avoid controversy with sea level study http://whqr.org/post/commission-hopes-avoid-controversy-sea-level-study <p>The Coastal Resources Commission is taking a more cautious approach with regards to documenting sea level rise.&nbsp; The group’s science panel became a lightning rod when it was suggested it didn’t consider differing viewpoints on climate change – an assertion the board disputes.&nbsp; Legislation was introduced that required them to come out with another assessment in 2016 that says all available data must be considered.&nbsp; Commission chairman Bob Emory says that’s fine and that’s what they were doing anyway.</p> Fri, 08 Feb 2013 22:25:33 +0000 Jeremy Loeb 31453 at http://whqr.org Commission hopes to avoid controversy with sea level study