…make little mention of any doubts we might have – Global Warming’s Tree Ring Circus Brings Us The Costliest Show On Earth – Forbes

Blurring the divide between objective science and political science, Schneider once said: “On the one hand, as scientists we are ethically bound to the scientific method. On the other hand, we are not just scientists, but human beings as well. And like most people, we’d like to see the world a better place, which in this context translates into our working to reduce the risk of potentially disastrous climatic change. To do that we need to get broad-based support, to capture the public’s imagination. That, of course, entails getting loads of media coverage. So we have to offer up scary scenarios, make simplified, dramatic statements, and make little mention of any doubts we might have.”

via Global Warming’s Tree Ring Circus Brings Us The Costliest Show On Earth – Forbes.

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