Climate-change researchers at a British university failed to respond to critics in an open manner but hewed to high standards in their science and did not manipulate their data, as skeptics of human-caused climate change alleged, according to findings released Wednesday of an independent review of hundreds of hacked e-mails. The e-mails were taken from the server of the University of East Anglia late last year and caused an international stir just before an international environment summit in Copenhagen. The conclusions echoed the findings of two previous independent investigations into the affair that came to be known as "Climategate."
Climategate probe vindication — mostly
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