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Dr. S. Fred Singer is Research Fellow at The Independent Institute, Professor Emeritus of Environmental Sciences at the University of Virginia, President of the Science and Environmental Policy Project, a Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science, and a Member of the International Academy of Astronautics. He received his Ph.D. in physics from Princeton University.

Dr. Singer has served as Vice Chairman of the National Advisory Committee on Oceans and Atmospheres; Chief Scientist for the U. S. Department of Transportation; Deputy Assistant Administrator at the U. S. Environmental Protection Agency; Deputy Assistant Secretary at the U. S. Department of the Interior; Dean of the School of Environmental and Planetary Sciences, University of Miami; (First) Director of the U. S. Weather Satellite Center; Director of the Center for Atmospheric and Space Physics, University of Maryland; and Research Physicist, Upper Atmospheric Rocket Program, Johns Hopkins University. He has also been a visiting scholar at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars; Jet Propulsion Laboratory, California Institute of Technology; National Air and Space Museum; Lyndon Baines Johnson School for Public Affairs, University of Texas; and the Soviet Academy of Sciences Institute for Physics of the Earth. He is the recipient of the White House Special Commendation, Gold Medal Award from the U.S. Department of Commerce, (First) Science Award from the British Interplanetary Society, and Honorary Doctorate from Ohio State University.

Dr. Singer is the author or editor of fourteen books on climate science, energy, and environmental issues as well as the author of over 400 articles in scientific and public policy journals plus over 200 articles in popular publications, Dr. Singer has been featured in articles in Time, Life, and U. S. News & World Report, and he has been interviewed on Nightline, Today Show, News Hour, Nightwatch, and other national and international television programs.

More recently, he co-authored the New York Times bestseller, Unstoppable Global Warming: Every 1500 Years (Rowman and Littlefield, 2007), and he was also the organizer of NIPCC (Non-governmental International Panel on Climate Change) and lead author in 2008 of its summary report, Nature, Not Human Activity, Rules the Climate.

Books
Hot Talk, Cold Science 1999
Video
S. Fred Singer Interviewed on KUSI San Diego on Global Warming February 14, 2012
Hot Talk and Cold Science of Global Warming July 14, 2011
Fred Singer on Climate Change Data November 23, 2009
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Events
Hot Talk and Cold Science of Global Warming July 14, 2011
Global Warming: Scientific Fact or Fiction? February 15, 2000
Commentary
The Coming Paradigm Shift on Climate March 27, 2014
The Kerry Climate Capers March 20, 2014
Climate Consensus Con Game February 18, 2014
The Stealth Carbon Tax February 4, 2014
The Inventor of the Global Warming Hockey Stick Doubles Down January 22, 2014
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Letters
The Scientific Finding that Does Not Settle the Climate-Change Debate October 26, 2011
Policy Reports
New Perspectives in Climate Change July 28, 2003
Interview
Interview with Dr. S. Fred Singer by Nova on the Issue of Global Warming March 12, 2000



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