Professor Kevin Anderson on science and politics; shale gas and climate; and climate, economics and finance.
•New IPCC Report: Climatologists More Certain Global Warming Is Caused By Humans, Impacts Are Speeding Up •European forests near ‘carbon saturation point’ •Scientists have a moral obligation to take action on climate change •Study: Watching Fox News Makes You Distrust Climate Scientists
Many ancient societies were ruled by claims of divine right; royal proclamations were not falsifiable…But we don’t have to look to the distant past to see what it looks like for dogma to trump reason.
It’s a very old choice: which will you have, the love of power or the power of love?
The first results of this year’s scientific dialogue with my garden are in and are shared herein.
Every time that I find myself discussing “cold fusion,” I need to explain why I think there exists a "good" science and a "bad" science; the latter sometimes defined also as “pseudo-science” or “pathological science.”. It is a point which is perfectly obvious to scientists, but very difficult to explain to non scientists.