Tagged: AAAS

AAAS “What We Know” Initiative: Same Denial, Different Issue – From Ozone Depletion to Climate Change - Hot Topic

Cindy Baxter Mar 20, 2014

(Cross-posted with permission from Polluterwatch.com) It must be like Groundhog Day for Mario Molina, the scientist who has presided over the American Association for the Advancement of Science’s new report and publicity drive aimed at convincing Americans about the urgency of what’s happening on climate change. The normally reticent AAAS has taken a highly unusual […] … Read More

A walk on the supply side - Hot Topic

Bryan Walker Apr 08, 2010

“…we tend to assume that the public are confused because they have a deficit of scientific knowledge, education and cognitive skills. That is to say that they’re scientifically illiterate.” In these words science historian Naomi Oreskes, speaking with others at a symposium at the recent American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) meeting, [...] … Read More