Climate Denial










Justin Gillis tries to unscramble the conspiracy culture surrounding climate change for the New York Times: When I first met the NASA climate researcher Gavin Schmidt a few years ago, we discussed…




We’re going to be seeing a lot of headlines like this one (from BusinessWeek), but is it really so simple? Yes, yes, it’s unsophisticated to blame any given storm on climate change….




The inside story of climate scientists under siege, at Wired:

It is almost possible to dismiss Michael Mann’s account of a vast conspiracy by the fossil fuel industry to harrass scientists and befuddle the public. His story of that campaign, and his own journey from naive computer geek to battle-hardened climate ninja, seems overwrought, maybe even paranoid.

But now comes the unauthorized release of documents showing how a libertarian thinktank, the Heartland Institute, which has in the past been supported by Exxon, spent millions on lavish conferences attacking scientists and concocting projects to counter science teaching for kindergarteners…




CNN labels the study a “blow to skeptics”: An independent study of global temperature records has reaffirmed previous conclusions by climate scientists that global warming is real. The new analysis by the…







It’s certainly quite a sea change in media coverage of climate change issues in the UK! From the Daily Express: The world’s leading climate change body has been accused of losing credibility…