Ban Ki-moon: climate agreement tops 2013 wishlist | Environment | guardian.co.uk
The UN chief said global warming, along with ending the Syrian crisis, were his priorities among an ambitious list of hopesClimate Change Dispatch - James Hansen (NASA) Admits Global Temperature Standstill Is Real
"The world is now experiencing unprecedented challenges," Ban said.
"Climate change is fast happening – much, much faster than one would have expected," he said. "Climate and ecosystems are under growing strain."
In a new report Hansen, Sato and Ruedy (2013) acknowledge the existence of a standstill in global temperature lasting a decade.From Seth Borenstein in August 2012
a man [James Hansen] often called the "godfather of global warming"