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"If you thought that science was certain - well, that is just an error on your part." Richard Feynman
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Written by Carl Teichrib - ScienceAndPublicPolicy.org
This past summer the United States introduced its "cash for clunkers" program in an attempt to rejuvenate the failing auto sector. Originally slated to cost US taxpayers $1 billion, the program soon ballooned to $3 billion in payouts and administrative costs. The idea was simple; bring in your ...
Written by James Raider - PacificGatePost.com
The Nantucket Massachusetts Cape Wind plans to build the first U.S. offshore wind park are blowing some toxic waste to the surface of the broad zeal to create "green" industries. These toxins are not of the materially harmful kind, but consist of all the pretentions at the core of too much human ...
Written by Tom Fitton
It has not been a good month for the global warming crowd.
A few weeks ago, I told you about the "Climategate" scandal, where thousands of emails and documents, hacked from a prominent climate research center, painted global warming scientists in a most unfavorable light. The emails provided hard ...
Written by Karen Roche
Americans have been bemoaning U.S. dependence on foreign oil for decades and a domestic alternative still seems a distant dream. Meanwhile, the world has changed. On one hand, that dependency now stretches across a broadening spectrum of raw materials, from molybdenum and tungsten ...
Written by RSN Press Release
Funds Should be Returned to U.S. Treasury, Says National Center for Public Policy Research
Professor Mann is currently under investigation by Penn State University because of activities related to a closed circle of climate scientists who appear to have been engaged in agenda-driven science. ...
Written by The Heartland Institute
The Commonwealth Foundation in Harrisburg, Pa. does not trust Pennsylvania State University to investigate Climategate hockey sticker Michael Mann, because of the millions of dollars that his research brings to the university. The foundation today released a 12-page policy briefwhich addresses ...
Written by E. Calvin Beisner, Ph.D.
You know the wheels are falling off the manmade global warming bandwagon when even the mainstream media begin publishing reports of major scientists who challenge it.
Written by Cliff Kincaid
Glenn Beck recently said that he was inundated with messages from people concerned about an Obama executive order giving special rights to the international police organization known as Interpol. But what about the global campaign by the Vatican to establish a "World Political Authority" with ...