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This is a fantastic resource for communicators! > How to Debunk Science Deniers via @psave

This is a fantastic resource for communicators! > How to Debunk Science Deniers via @psave

Folks over at Skeptical Science , an excellent site focused solely on debunking ridiculous anti-science myths from global warming deniers, recently put together an excellent little handbook for anyone interested in debunking science deniers (or misinformation of any sort). The handbook’s call The Debunking Handbook … appropriately. (Note: it’s free and easy to download. ) Here’s an intro to the handbook from the folks over there: “Although there is a great deal of psychological research on misinformation, there’s no summary of the literature that offers practical guidelines on the most effective ways of reducing the influence of myths. The Debunking Handbook boils the research down into a short, simple summary, intended as a guide for communicators in all areas (not just climate) who encounter misinformation. “The Handbook explores the surprising fact that debunking myths ...

Full article: http://planetsave.com/2012/01/06/how-to-debunk-science-de...

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