17 May '11, 2pm

USA Today: Climate science deniers now like birthers

USA Today: Climate science deniers now like birthers

Late last week, the nation’s pre-eminent scientific advisory group, the National Research Council arm of the National Academy of Sciences , issued a report called “America’s Climate Choices.” As scientific reports go, its key findings were straightforward and unequivocal: “Climate change is occurring, is very likely caused primarily by human activities, and poses significant risks to humans and the environment.” Among those risks in the USA: more intense and frequent heat waves, threats to coastal communities from rising sea levels, and greater drying of the arid Southwest. Coincidentally, USA TODAY’s Dan Vergano reported Monday , a statistics journal retracted a federally funded study that had become a touchstone among climate-change deniers. The retraction followed complaints of plagiarism and use of unreliable sources, such as Wikipedia. Taken together, these developmen...

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