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UKCSJ Climategate, July 23rd 2010

ClimateGate: Were Journalists Asleep at the Wheel? 

The plenary will explore how the story surrounding the leaked e-mails at University of East Anglia played out, examining the relationship between scientists and science journalists, and between science journalists and their news desk/editors.

Speakers: Myles Allen (University of Oxford), Tom Clarke (C4 News), Oliver Morton (The Economist), James Randerson (The Guardian), Professor Robert Watson (Chief Scientific Advisor, DEFRA). Chair: Gabrielle Walker (writer, broadcaster).

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Recorded at the First UK Conference of Science Journalism, July 23, Royal Society, London.


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