Photo Gallery: IPCC Predictions for German Weather
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Photo Gallery: IPCC Predictions for German Weather

Climate Change UN Extreme Weather Report Triggers Storm of Protest

In mid-November, the UN's Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change published a special report on extreme weather events, such as hurricanes, floods and heat waves. But its emphasis on the uncertainty of its predictions has enraged scientists and activists alike, just days before the UN Climage Change Conference in Durban.
Translated from the German by Ella Ornstein