This tale is about the problem of wishful thinking in science–and “discoveries” that are just at the edge and are evidenced by observations that require special perception or sensitivity.
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This article is almost good, in that it properly talks of scientific sloppiness, but note the examples it picks when there is a widespread systematic corruption of science greased by money and politics.
Yep, follow the money. Just the one example of a 24 million dollar gift from Norway, is more than the total annual budget for many of the conservative think tanks, for example, outfits like Heartland.
Want to get rid of a long string diseases, including obesity? Ban Roundup and pesticides. A foray into some scares. Continue reading
As you recall, Massachusetts and 4 or 5 other states entered into a collusive suit with the EPA claiming that green house gasses–Carbon Dioxide the most important, were causing havoc.
Thomas Lifson, editor of American Thinker, looks back at climate/weather/glacier panics generated by the chattering class.