….from Ben Santer’s letter:
Personal statement of purpose:
1. To continue working to improve scientific understanding of the nature and causes of climate change;
2. To continue to inform the public and policymakers about all aspects of climate science;
3. To continue to seek constructive engagement and respectful dialogue;
4. To continue to be in the public arena, to be a voice of reason, and to be accountable for the research I do.