Climate Consensus? Nonsense!

Posted on July 16, 2014

by E. Calvin Beisner

July 16, 2014–So, someone privately messaged us saying her friend had posted this article, and she (who messaged us) wondered how we’d respond.

Okay, we give up. We’ll never persuade people like Slate.com’s Phil Plait. Not if this article, and this and this typify his thought processes. His failure to dig a little deeper, as any good journalist should (which suggests how few good journalists there are out there!), indicates a mind closed to evidence.

But for those of you who aren’t closed to evidence, how do we respond?

Plait’s most recent—the first one linked above—claims, “…

Postscript (< link within the article linked above ↑.): If it's science, it isn't consensus; if it's consensus, it isn't science.