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Climate Skepticism

Skeptical About Climate Deniers

Jeff Schweitzer | Posted 08.19.2016 | Science
Jeff Schweitzer

Few concepts are more poorly understood or more abused than skepticism. The best example of this abuse is to attribute the moniker of "climate change skeptic" to those who ignore the overwhelming data concerning global warming.

Wisconsin Climate Change Gag Order Part of Multi-Front, Industry-Tied Attacks

Steve Horn | Posted 06.11.2015 | Green
Steve Horn

On April 7, Wisconsin's Board of Commissioners of Public Lands voted 2-1 to ban those employed by the agency from doing any work pertaining to climate change or global warming while doing public lands related work.

Not Just Public Lands: Defense Bill Also Incentivizes Fracked Gas Vehicles

Steve Horn | Posted 02.17.2015 | Green
Steve Horn

The NDAA also included a provision that opened the floodgates for natural gas vehicles (NGVs) in the U.S. -- cars that would largely be fueled by gas obtained via fracking.

Santorum's Impious Denial Theology

David Jenkins | Posted 04.28.2012 | Politics
David Jenkins

Santorum, like some of the climate skeptics on talk radio, peddle the notion that the earth was created on such a grand and complex scale, it is impossible for mankind to mess it up. In other words, we can do anything we want without serious consequence.

They're Coming for Your Kids

Shawn Lawrence Otto | Posted 04.17.2012 | Education
Shawn Lawrence Otto

Recently leaked budget documents from the Heartland Institute, the leading voice of climate change denialism, lay out plans to spend $100K on a phony K-12 science curriculum based on propaganda.

Debunk Me! Debunk Me! "Lean, Mean, and Easy to Read..."

A. Siegel | Posted 02.07.2012 | Green
A. Siegel

Clearly written, with reinforcing graphics, the Debunking Handbook is a clear and easy read which helps sets an example for good myth-busting.

Tom Zeller Jr.

Researcher Navigates The Volatile Line Between Climate Science And Climate Skepticism | Tom Zeller Jr. | Posted 01.05.2012 | Green

Though by no means a climate change denier, Richard Muller, a physicist at the University of California, Berkeley, whose work in nuclear and astrophys...

A Sick Joke

Edward Flattau | Posted 09.13.2011 | Green
Edward Flattau

The reality is that harmful algae blooms such as the one whose fumes temporarily put Senator Inhofe out of commission are becoming more prevalent due to rising global temperatures.