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A Psychologist Explains the Thinking Error at the Root of Science Denial
Science & Tech  (tags: thinking, intelligence, psychology, denial, ignorance )

Freya
- 316 days ago - alternet.org
This widespread rejection of scientific findings presents a perplexing puzzle to those of us who value an evidence-based approach to knowledge and policy.
10 Ways Life Would Be Different If The World Was Flat
Science & Tech  (tags: cosmology, pseudo-science, ignorance, planets, geology )

Freya
- 316 days ago - listverse.com
The "flat Earth" idea has been weirdly popular lately. Working from the theories of scientific minds like Tila Tequila and B.o.B., a whole group of people have insisted that our world is as flat as a pancake for the past couple of years.
Restore Ethical, Science-Based Leadership at the EPA
Science & Tech  (tags: environment, US Government, tRump cabinet, scientific literacy, ignorance, petitions )

Freya
- 340 days ago - p2a.co
For more than a year, the news out of the EPA under the leadership of Scott Pruitt has reflected an increasingly alarming trend of silencing, skewing, and undermining of science.
The White House Is Screwing With Scientists - And They're Fighting Back
Science & Tech  (tags: knowledge, ignorance, March for Science, Rally for Science, activism, protests, demonstrations )

Freya
- 345 days ago - alternet.org
It's no secret that the White House has declared an unofficial war on that very branch of knowledge, seeking to undermine years of effort and generations of progress.
Kick Climate Deniers Out of Science Museums
Science & Tech  (tags: climate change, global warming, ignorance, pseudo-science, alternate facts, petitions )

Freya
- 360 days ago - act.climatetruth.org
The Mercer Family Foundation has sunk millions of dollars into climate-denying politicians, Breitbart News, and a host of climate denial organizations.
Neil DeGrasse Tyson Drops Truth Bombs on Flat Earthers
Science & Tech  (tags: cosmology, ignorance, planets, solar system )

Freya
- 376 days ago - nypost.com
Believing that the Earth is flat was an excusable error back in the days before high-powered telescopes and space travel, but today? Please.
Kick Climate Deniers Out of Science Museums
Science & Tech  (tags: climate change, global warming, knowledge, ignorance, petitions )

Freya
- 378 days ago - actionnetwork.org
The Mercer Family Foundation, led by Rebekah Mercer, has sunk millions of dollars into Breitbart, climate-denying politicians, and a host of climate denial organizations such as Heartland Institute, Co2 Coalition and the Center for the Study of Carbon Dio
Report: The Trump Administration Really Has Very Little Use for Scientists
Science & Tech  (tags: ignorance, Trump regime, knowledge, learning, climate change, advisory committees )

Freya
- 417 days ago - motherjones.com
Evidence-based scientific perspective "just isn't represented in policy making."
Put the Science Back in "Science"
Science & Tech  (tags: knowledge, ignorance, education, competence, petitions )

Freya
- 422 days ago - marchforscience.com
Over the past year we've watched a steady stream of anti-science policies passed in the U.S. both on a federal and state level. Actions ranging from withdrawal from the Paris Climate Agreement to pulling funding from comprehensive sexual health education
Tell Bill Nye: Don't Support the Trump Administration's Disastrous Climate Denial Agenda
Science & Tech  (tags: global warming, climate change, climate deniers, ignorance, petitions )

Freya
- 427 days ago - act.climatetruth.org
News just broke that Bill Nye, the "Science Guy," is planning to attend the State of the Union address on January 30th as a special guest of Trump's anti-science, climate-denying NASA nominee Jim Bridenstine.
Anti-Science Climate Deniers Taking Over EPA Science Advisory Board
Science & Tech  (tags: Environmental Protection Agency, Trump regime, pollution, ignorance, junk science )

Freya
- 540 days ago - alternet.org
An influential panel could soon been filled with anti-science friends of polluters.
Christian Researcher Claims Feds Rejected Grand Canyon Study Based on His Religion
Science & Tech  (tags: religion, ignorance, creationism, pseudo-science, bullshit )

Freya
- 679 days ago - azcentral.com
A researcher associated with the Creation Museum in Kentucky is suing the federal government after he says he was denied a Grand Canyon research permit on the basis of his religion.
Astrophysicist Neil DeGrasse Tyson on Science as a Partisan Issue: "It's the Beginning of the End"
Science & Tech  (tags: climate change, global warming, ignorance, alternative facts, partisanship, videos )

Freya
- 690 days ago - yahoo.com
Neil deGrasse Tyson, world-renowned astrophysicist and director of the Hayden Planetarium, spoke with Yahoo News and Finance Anchor Bianna Golodryga about a controversial New York Times op-ed calling climate change into question.
Trump's War on Federal Science Will Stifle Innovation and Hurt the Economy
Science & Tech  (tags: Trump regime, funding, research, knowledge, ignorance )

Freya
- 699 days ago - alternet.org
Proposed cuts would hamstring research at federal agencies that have a long history of doing the heavy lifting.
Neil DeGrasse Tyson Warns Science Denial Could 'Dismantle' Democracy
Science & Tech  (tags: knowledge, ignorance, threats to freedom, videos, denial )

Freya
- 701 days ago - space.com
In a video he titled "Science in America," Tyson comments on 21st-century attitudes toward science, explaining the importance of the scientific method and making the case that science denial could erode democracy.
 

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