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Language watch: Uncertainty about the environment

"Why the Word 'Uncertainty' Has Gotten Us into Climate Change Trouble" Via Treehugger: This quote from the Copenhagen Climate Congress made by John Ashton of the UK Foreign and Commonwealth Office: "Words mean different things: Uncertainty to a politician often means, 'Come back and tell me when...

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Tags: Certainty, Climate change, Language, Law, Policy, Probability, Treaty, Uncertainty
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