Tag Archives: climate science denial

Trump administration is anti-science

There is plenty of evidence that the Trump administration is anti-science. For example:

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I’m not a scientist

May 6, 2015 The G.O.P.’s War on Science Gets Worse ByElizabeth Kolbert Last week, the House Science, Space, and Technology Committee, headed by Texas Republican Lamar Smith, approved a bill that would slash at least three hundred million dollars from … Continue reading

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consilience

In science and history, consilience (also convergence of evidence or concordance of evidence) refers to the principle that evidence from independent, unrelated sources can “converge” to strong conclusions. That is, when multiple sources of evidence are in agreement, the conclusion … Continue reading

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The Resilient Earth

CO2 for the last 15 or so million of years (with more certainty 800,000 years): ~ 285 ppm CO2 for last reading in March 2015: 401 ppm: http://www.esrl.noaa.gov/gmd/ccgg/trends/ The trend is that this pattern (of increasing CO2) has accelerated in the … Continue reading

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