The Contrarians? Full article with referencesLast Updated on 2013-11-09 08:52:31
AKA climate science deniers or climate faux-skeptics spread disinformation about climate and try to prevent responsible climate risk management. Information for this rather comprehensive article is drawn from the many sources and links in the text.
Who are the contrarians?
What is the contrarian Agenda?
What do contrarians Say about global warming? [The "Four Fallacy Trenches"]
What about Real Scientific Skepticism and contrarians?
What are some Contrarian Tactics and Fallacies?
The Tobacco Analogy
What do contrarians misunderstand about climate Risk Management?
What are some Disturbing Elements regarding contrarians?
What about the IPCC?
What about the hacked Emails and "Climategate"?
What did Kerry Emanuel say about "Climategate"?
"Climategate... More »
The Debunking HandbookLast Updated on 2013-10-22 21:43:19THE DEBUNKING HANDBOOK
Ever wonder how to debunk the fallacious pseudo-science of the climate contrarians / faux-skeptics / deniers in an effective manner? John Cook and Stephan Lewandowsky give us the tools from the cognitive literature on how to “debias” people — how to enable people to give up on contrarian misinformation and to update their memories with new, and more accurate scientific information.
To start, here is a useful graphic:
Misinformation and its correction continued influence and successful debiasing, Psychological Science in the Public Interest 13(3) 106-131
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Millennium Development Goals and Climate Change ActionLast Updated on 2013-09-21 08:41:43
The Millennium Development Goals MDGs
The MDGs are eight development goals against poverty that all 192 UN Member States have agreed to achieve by 2015. Achievement of the MDGs and mitigation of climate change are intertwined, as discussed in this article. The graph on the right shows the huge number of people living on less than $1.25 per day (1.4 billion people in 2005).
The Eight MDG Goals
MDGs and Climate Change
Progress in the MDGs
Post-2015 Development Agenda
The UN MDG Conference in 2010
Reference documents for MDGs
History - the Millennium UN Declaration (2000)
Video on the MDG by Gillian Sorensen
Here are the eight Millennium Development Goals MDGs
Goal 1: Eradicate Extreme Poverty and Hunger
Goal 2: Achieve universal primary education
Goal 3: Promote gender equality and empower... More »
James Hansen "Making Things Clearer" on climateLast Updated on 2013-04-21 07:32:01
New paper by James Hansen - "Making Things Clearer:
Exaggeration, Jumping the Gun, and The Venus Syndrome"
Hansen_Apr2013_Exaggeration, Jumping the Gun, And Venus
The Climate ShowLast Updated on 2013-04-08 00:00:00
The Climate Show is a video/radio show that regularly presents great interviews and timely climate news. HERE is the RSS feed.
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