On 3 Feb, after NASA climate scientist James Hansen told the NY Times he was being harassed for speaking out about greenhouse gas emissions (WN 3 Feb 06) , NASA Chief Michael Griffin issued a 'scientific openness' policy. However, on 6 Feb, the phrase, 'understand and protect our home planet,' was quietly removed from the NASA mission statement. It had been cited by Hansen to justify his remarks.
Friday, July 28, 2006
Another Bob Park Gem
What's New by Bob Park - Friday, July 28, 2006: