13 Sep '11, 6pm

Remember the 'diamond planet'? Guy that discovered it makes great point on how media & public doubt climate science:

Remember the 'diamond planet'? Guy that discovered it makes great point on how media & public doubt climate science:

Writing in the Conversation , Bailes expounds upon the differences between working in his field and climate science: Imagine for a minute that, instead of discovering a diamond planet, we'd made a breakthrough in global temperature projections. Let's say we studied computer models of the influence of excessive greenhouse gases, verified them through observations, then had them peer-reviewed and published in Science. Instead of sitting back and basking in the glory, I suspect we'd find a lot of commentators, many with no scientific qualifications, pouring scorn on our findings. People on the fringe of science would be quoted as opponents of our work, arguing that it was nothing more than a theory yet to be conclusively proven. There would be doubt cast on the interpretation of our data and conjecture about whether we were "buddies" with the journal referees. If our opponent...

Full article: http://www.treehugger.com/files/2011/09/diamond-planet-as...

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Green-Planet-Inspired Art

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planetsave.com 11 Sep '11, 11pm

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