Posts downplaying climate 'emergency' cite paper with cherry-picked evidence

Published on 27/09/2022 at 13:46

Posts viewed thousands of times on social media say there is "no evidence" of a climate emergency, citing a paper published by scientists. The claim is misleading: top climate experts said the paper cherry-picked data and ignored key elements from the latest UN report on climate change. Two of them said the journal that published the paper should withdraw it.