Global Warming: Man or Myth?

Scientists can also wear their citizen hats

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Dr. Judith Curry during a recent radio interview and subsequently in one of her blog posts claimed that Heartland is a small player. She also believes that Anthony Watts and Steve McIntyre have more influence over the climate discussion than Heartland and its personnel. Look at the next picture and decide who you think has more influence over the really important people – policy makers and business leaders. (Hint: Heartland’s President agrees with me. See Dr. Curry’s post to read his chest-puffing message to her.)

Heartland Institute - A web of climate misinformation that is well-connected in DC. Click for larger image.
Heartland Institute – A web of climate misinformation and well-connected in DC.
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Remember, Heartland Institute is just one player. There are many others just like them.

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Written by Scott Mandia

February 27, 2012 at 6:55 am

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  1. It takes too much time and effort to parse and filter Dr Judith Curry.

    rpauli

    February 27, 2012 at 12:26 pm

  2. Why is this ‘Heartland is small’ argument even gaining traction? It’s as if Curry believes that we shouldn’t be going after the guy who only murdered one person, because there are serial killers and mass murderers out there.

    — frank

    frank -- Decoding SwiftHack

    February 27, 2012 at 2:14 pm

  3. This is fantastic. Very creative!

    Susan Anderson

    February 27, 2012 at 5:13 pm

  4. I think it’s more like the Hydra myself. Picky, picky.

    climatehawk1

    February 28, 2012 at 8:16 am

  5. [...] The fake science pushed by Heartland Institute has been a top story for the past two weeks and it should be. Heartland Institute has been engaged in science misinformation for years and has even stooped to trying to teach fake science to our school kids. Tom Harris, a Heartland Expert, is using the same playbook up in Canada. (Unfortunately, Heartland is just one snake on the head of Medusa.) [...]

  6. [...] Heartland Institute is just one snake on the head of Medusa and groups like Heartland are influencing policy that threatens our [...]


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