CNN: Government shutdown increases risk of undetected asteroid impacts! Scientists brace for impact!!!

Guest ridicule by David Middleton Update: “Scientists in the United States are bracing for impact”!!! This is what happens when Trump Derangement Syndrome is combined with hallucinogenic drugs … CNN: Undetected Asteroids Could Threaten Earth During Government Shutdown – Breitbart by KATHERINE RODRIGUEZ 21 Jan 2018 Two CNN correspondents claimed during an episode of The…

New York Times Forwards Climate Propaganda

Comment by Kip Hansen The always amusing NY Times’ Climate section has begun offering a new feature:  Catastrophic Climate Propaganda, forwarded to your email inbox.  They have named it “ClimateFwd:”.  There have been two issues so far, two weeks apart. The journalist involved seems to be “Kendra ‘Gloom is My Beat’ Pierre-Louis” — no kidding,…

Editorial Narratives in Science Journalism

Guest Essay by Kip Hansen   Science journalism is hard to get right. There is the constant struggle to clearly explain one’s topic without over-simplifying or misrepresenting by dumbing-down the details in hopes of communicating better and on the opposite side, explaining the topic in far too great an esoteric technical detail and far above…