“The judge identified nine aspects of An Inconvenient Truth, nine core errors, where Al Gore either misstated the IPCC or prejudicially exaggerated what they found.” John Day is the lawyer for a British parent who sued the British Department
of Education when they tried to distribute An Inconvenient Truth to schools.

James E. Hansen

I’m not going to use McIntyre’s name, I don’t think he deserves the publicity but I can make some statement, how can we address it in a general way… Unfortunately the public does not have the scientific background to interpret whether or not it’s important and the same thing happened recently with the fellow from Canada who found a flaw in our data record of temperature stations.

* Response by NASA's James Hansen when asked about Stephen McIntyre's discovery of errors in data published by NASA claiming that recent years are the warmest in the past century.

James E. Hansen heads the NASA Goddard Institute for Space Studies in New York City. He is currently an adjunct professor in the Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences at Columbia University, and also serves as Al Gore's science advisor.