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Environment

What the Hell?

Collide-a-ScapeBy Keith KloorFebruary 10, 2011 3:40 AM

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Can anyone give me the ten-second elevator speech about this latest climate controversy--the one involving Eric Steig and Ryan O'Donnell? That would be the speech going up. Then on the way down, can anyone give me another primer on why this dust-up matters? I'm serious. When even this guy calls it an "incredibly complicated story" then I know it must be complicated. For bonus points, please direct me to any sites that you think present this "incredibly complicated story" in a fair and evenhanded manner. UPDATE: Steig responds in full to the controversy over at RC. Will it quiet the mob? I'm sure we'll find out in no time. UPDATE: Andrew Revkin has a nice meta overview post at Dot Earth.

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