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Ducking like a quack

ONCE TWO SCIENTISTS–it hardly matters what sort–were walking before dinner beside a pleasant pond with their friend, a reporter for the Dispatch, when they happened to notice a bird standing beside the water. “I am a skeptic,” said the first scientist. “I demand convincing evidence before I make an assertion. But I believe I can…

Temperatures plummeted in 2008

This is just one of dozens of responses to common climate change denial arguments, which can all be found at How to Talk to a Climate Sceptic. Objection: Temperatures plummeted over the last year (2007-2008). If you look at this data from the Met Office Hadley Centre you can clearly see that in one year…