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Scientists feud while governments seek climate action
Reuters, November 2, 1998

Physicist and science writer Nigel Calder, in a recent presentation at Sussex University in England, said the rising atmospheric content of CO2 is a reflection of rising temperature, not a cause. The key to climate change is the action of the sun, he said. “The increase in carbon dioxide in the air is due to the sun's activity and has nothing to do with man-made emissions. The scenario of a global warming disaster, as propagated by the IPCC, is apparently groundless,'' Calder told Reuters. In his presentation, Calder concluded: