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Email leaks hang over Copenhagen Climate Conference

The Copenhagen Climate conference opened Monday, but leaders and organizers can’t quite shake the email scandal that erupted last week when leaked emails from East Anglia University allegedly show scientists manipulating data on climate change.Danish Environment Minister, Connie Hedgeaard, said the leaks are just one aspect being used by skeptics. “No matter how we turn and toss it, if we have to become nine billion people on planet earth by the middle of this century, then we better start to find more intelligent ways of creating our growth. And I think that even skeptics must acknowledge that that is tremendous challenge,” she said at a press conference with United Nations representative to the conference, Yvo de Boer.The conference, which looks to bring together world leaders to discuss all aspects of climate change, has been hit hard by the East Anglia scandal. The idea that scientists went into hard data and changed it in order to make global warming look more destructive, has led...

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