Alexander Ginzburg

Alexander Ginzburg is Deputy Director of the A.M. Obukhov Institute of Atmospheric Physics of the Russian Academy of Sciences. He heads the Laboratory of Mathematical Ecology and is an Executive Editor-in-Chief of the journal Izvestiya, Atmospheric and Oceanic Physics. Mr. Ginzburg is a leading author of Sigma Xi, the UN Scientific Expert Group Report on Climate Change and Sustainable Development.

Alpine ski resorts are churning out artificial snow, wrote Laura MacInnis in her story, "Fake Snow in Alps, Moscow Blooms: Green Christmas?", published by Reuters News Service on 13 December 2006. Daisies are blooming by the Kremlin and retailers are fretting that Europeans are simply too warm to go Christmas shopping in a record mild winter.