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Why talking to the US Congressional Science Committee about climate change is admirable, but futile

September 23, 2014

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Last week, Dr. John Holdren, science adviser to the White House, spoke before the Congressional Committee on Space, Science, and Technology about climate change, but they weren’t listening. Republican Representative Steve Stockman: “How can you take an element which you give to the credit for the collapse of global freezing and into global warming but […]

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Rush Limbaugh doesn’t understand what finite resources are, thinks oil will literally last forever

September 7, 2014

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“Obama is a clown. You don’t have to be a scientist to know that the President doesn’t know what he’s talking about when he says fossil fuels are the energy of the past. We have more oil than we need. We’ll never run out of it. It’s all we’ve got.” – Rush Limbaugh on March 8, 2011 […]

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Mitt Romney thinks cold fusion was “solved,” doesn’t realize the research was debunked decades ago

September 6, 2014

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“I do believe in basic science. I believe in participating in space. I believe in analysis of new sources of energy. I believe in laboratories, looking at ways to conduct electricity with — with cold fusion, if we can come up with it. It was the University of Utah that solved that. We somehow can’t […]

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