Archive | April, 2015

“Why Politicians Need Science”: Politico’s poor attempt to put science on a pedestal

April 11, 2015

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Politico recently published an article by Michael Shermer titled, Why Politicians Need Science, and sadly, I think it is one of the worst articles I have seen on their site in a long time (besides obvious things such as Ted Cruz’s opinion piece, but for different reasons). To start off, the sub-heading uses the phrase, “before […]

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Climate Change: Another politician (incorrectly) thinks volcanoes pollute more than cars

April 11, 2015

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“I believe that humans can have an impact to climate change, but I don’t think it’s anywhere near the level of impact of just the natural progression of our planet,” Huebsch said. “You know, the elimination of essentially every automobile would be offset by one volcano exploding. You have to recognize the multiple factors that […]

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