Browsing All posts tagged under »Merchants of Doubt«

38 climate scientists respond to error-filled Wall Street Journal commentary

February 1, 2012

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One of the many factual errors, misunderstandings, and misleading claims (I counted at least six) in a Wall Street Journal commentary denying human-caused climate disruption was that only four of the 16 co-signers had published on climate science, and only one has published anything significant on the topic recently. Many of the others were not […]

The 2011 Climate B.S.* of the Year Awards (corrected)

January 5, 2012

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Peter H. Gleick collects the five most outrageous examples of climate BS (Bad Science) from 2011, with several runners-up. Number one? All the Republican presidential candidates.

Heartland Institute’s latest climate-related media advisory filled with the usual distortions

October 21, 2011

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The Heartland Institute has a history of distorting climate science and lying about climate scientists. Their latest climate-related media advisory is no exception.

Heartland Institute VIPs misrepresent facts again

February 21, 2011

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The Heartland Institute has a long history of lying about science that goes back to denying the risks of second-hand smoke. They were recently caught lying in a newspaper editorial and at their own blog, this time about human-caused climate disruption.