16 May '11, 7pm

Coverted Climate Skeptics Speak Out (Video + Audio)

True climate skeptics rarely change their minds. If they do so publicly, it's often the cause of a minor media stir, at least in the green pro-climate circles and hard-right anti-climate circles that keep track of these kinds of things. And that might explain why I received so many responses from readers after my piece investigating how and why climate skeptics change their minds was published in Slate, pointing me to a number of other such 'conversions'. So I figured it might be helpful to round some of these up, to better offer a sense of what 'climate conversion' looks like. Many of the higher profile cases of skeptics 'converting' I've listed below are relatively well known, but I hadn't seen the video above, in which a a skeptical climate scientist describes how his work led him to accept that human activity is causing warming. I've also included the enhanced audio fr...

Full article: http://www.treehugger.com/files/2011/05/coverted-climate-...

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