Research reveals strategies for combating science misinformation

From EurekAlert! Solutions to combat misinformation include public inoculation, financial transparency Yale School of Forestry & Environmental Studies Just as the scientific community was reaching a consensus on the dangerous reality of climate change, the partisan divide on climate change began to widen. That might seem like a paradox, but it’s also no coincidence, says…

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Claim: Dark Money Conspiracy – star "deniers" are scripted performers

Prof. Brulle (Drexel Uni, Phil) claims IRS helped track secret donations Guest essay by Eric Worrall Prof. Robert Brulle, an environmental sociologist of Drexel University, Phil., has published a study allegedly accusing “deniers” of being sock puppets in the pay of “dark money” from big oil. http://www.hngn.com/articles/20257/20131223/study-reveals-source-of-dark-money-in-climate-change-denial-studies.htm According to the story, Prof. Brulle enlisted IRS…