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Copenhagen: Games People Play

Professor Bruce E. Johansen

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I was reading the New York Times web page in my office when a story popped in describing how “dozens of developing countries, including China and India, threatened to walk out [of the Copenhagen climate talks] in protest, saying that the world’s richer countries were not doing enough to cut their greenhouse gas emissions.” Within minutes of that post, I received an email from NASA scientist James Hansen regarding a new paper he and several colleagues (most of them from China) had just had published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, entitled “Black Soot and the Survival of Tibetan Glaciers.”

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