The real reason some scientists downplay the risks of climate change | The Guardian

‘While climate skeptics and deniers often accuse scientists of exaggerating the threats associated with the climate crisis, the available evidence suggests the opposite. By and large, scientists have either been right in their assessments, or have been unduly conservative. We noticed a clear pattern of underestimation of certain key climate indicators, and therefore underestimation of the threat of climate disruption. ‘

Source: The real reason some scientists downplay the risks of climate change | The Guardian