25 January 2014
How to spot someone whose critical thinking skills are in need of improvement. XKCD.com has a classic today:
A New survey conducted by George Mason University is interesting:
- Over half of Americans (56%) say “global warming is affecting weather in the United States.”
- A large majority of Americans say their state and local government should make it a priority to protect public water supplies (78%), transportation/roads/bridges (73%), people’s health (72%), the electricity system (71%), agriculture (70%), and public sewer systems (69%) from extreme weather over the next 10 years.
“The great thing about science, is it’s true whether not you believe it.” Neil deGrasse Tyson