Canadian climate scientist elected as future President of the International Council for Science

Gordon McBean, an internationally recognized meteorologist and climate change expert, was named as the future President of the International Council for Science (ICSU) at the conclusion of the 30th ICSU General Assembly in Rome on 30 September. He is set to succeed the current ICSU President, Yuan Tseh Lee, in October 2014, and will be the first Canadian to take up this office. More…