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What scientists and the American public think of each other. And what scientists think about how the media portray science to that same public. And whether scientists and the public at large see eye-to-eye on corporations and social responsibility. And [...]
Ponder these: “That really shocked me.” “We had no idea how bad it was.” And “Reality is well ahead of the climate models.” To respected veteran science editor Sharon Begley of Newsweek – no favorite among those denying the established [...]
A July Rasmussen Reports telephone survey of Americans shows 56 percent not wanting to pay more to combat global warming, with only one-in-five surveyed saying they are willing to pay $100 more per year.
Retired USA Today meteorologist and one-time newspaper copy editor Jack Williams recently decided to “bloviate on my Web site about pitfalls for journalists who aren’t familiar with science who cover the political, diplomatic, and military consequences of climate change.”
The Economist last week reported some sobering statistics related to the continuing news about a slowdown in wind energy development, detailing how America’s leap ahead of Germany in wind energy investments is losing steam.
Tundra fires sweeping across Alaska – and the carbon dioxide they throw into the atmosphere – are expected to increase as the Arctic warms, the tundra dries, and thunderstorms spark blazes in landscapes primed to burn.
Oxfam International has come out with a new report detailing how climate change is disproportionately affecting the poor.