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Obama To Appoint Harvard Physicist As Adviser

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President-elect Barack Obama is expected to appoint a Harvard physicist as his White House science adviser this weekend.

The Boston Globe reports, the president-elect will announce John Holdren's selection during a Saturday morning radio address.

Holdren is an expert on climate change who has publicly criticized the Bush administration for censoring scientists.

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