US Proposing planet watch?!
According to BBC News, US Secretary of State Colin Powell has said a shared global system for monitoring changes in the Earth's climate is essential for the United States and the world.
Hm, that's new! What about the Kyoto protocol and all the data scientists have collected already? Time to question US government's goals again, I'm afraid. And I'm not the only one: the BBC's science correspondent Richard Black says some observers are concerned that calls for a unified system are no more than an excuse to delay action on global warming.