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Climate Change Denier Likely to Lead Congressional Science Committee

September 2012 was the 331st consecutive month with a global temperature above the 20th-century average Credit: NOAA

Republican Party leaders in the House of Representatives will decide whether Representatives Lamar Smith of Texas, James Sensenbrenner of Wisconsin or Dana Rohrabacher of California will succeed Ralph Hall, also of Texas, as chair of the House Committee. Because of term limits, Hall cannot continue heading the group, which has jurisdiction over energy research, NASA, [...]

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