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Pursuit of Climate Truth Comes at High Cost

David Legates, Ph.D., is a climatologist at the University of Delaware. He served as Delaware State Climatologist from 2005 to 2011. Legates has published more than 125 articles in refereed scientific journals, conference proceedings, and monograph series. Environment & Climate News Managing Editor H. Sterling Burnett interviewed Legates, who was honored at the Tenth International Conference on Climate Change in June 2015. Burnett: You were the state climatologist for Delaware, but no...

Extreme Rainstorms Are Not Increasing in the United States

Editor’s Note: David Legates, Ph.D., CCM, is the former Delaware state climatologist and director of the Center for Climatic Research at the University of Delaware, where he teaches. Legates received the 2015 Courage in Defense of Science Award at the Tenth International Conference on Climate Change, held on June 11 in Washington, DC. The 2014 National Climate Assessment asserts extreme rainfall is increasing in the United States.           ...

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