Photo Gallery: Branding Climate Science as 'Junk'
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Photo Gallery: Branding Climate Science as 'Junk'

'Science as the Enemy' The Traveling Salesmen of Climate Skepticism

A handful of US scientists have made names for themselves by casting doubt on global warming research. In the past, the same people have also downplayed the dangers of passive smoking, acid rain and the ozone hole. In all cases, the tactics are the same: Spread doubt and claim it's too soon to take action.
Translated from the German by Christopher Sultan