Conflict between science and ignorance is not new. Neither is our interest in having science prevail in that conflict: society’s advancement depends on it. What may be new with climate change is the size and scale of the implications to civilization and, to a degree, the ease with which people can ignore scientific insights without knowing it.
Investing the time to learn a few basics can be the difference between being thoughtful and informed or misled and manipulated. – Paul Higgins, Excerpt from book, ‘THE THINKING PERSON’S GUIDE TO CLIMATE CHANGE’ by Robert Henson