It is just remarkable that with all of the criticism of the 1997 AR4 report, the UN IPCC is still functioning as a elitist campaign driven by ideology, with not much to do with science. Those cited in the article below can certianly believe what they want, but their statements are conjecture, not science. There is no rational basis for regulating CO2….when only the science is considered. Including conjecture and hypotheses in a report is only to make guesses….This indeed is not science. The UN IPCC has long ago out-lived its usefulness, and should be disbanded.
“Scientists working on a landmark U.N. report on climate change are struggling to explain why global warming appears to have slowed down in the past 15 years even though greenhouse gas emissions keep rising.” click here