Source: Christopher Monckton/WUWT
It is time to reject UK political movements that masquerade as scientific societies while turning their backs on science, says former adviser to Margaret Thatcher FRS Christopher Monckton
IF YOU respect science you will probably be disturbed by the following opinions.
On climate: true science may be found in “the consensus opinions of experts” , we can “say with assurance that human activities cause weather changes” , recent variations are not “natural, cyclical environmental trends” , the manmade CO2’s contribution to the annual carbon cycle is not the 3% imagined by the UN’s climate panel, the IPCC, but 86% , “anthropogenic climate change is already affecting every aspect of our lives” ,
On freedom of information requests asking publicly-funded scientists for their data: the requests are “a tool to intimidate some scientists” .
On a sceptical interviewer: the force of Sir Paul’s replies had left him “tongue-tied” and had compelled him to stop the cameras on several occasions, when the interviewer had in fact told Sir Paul he suffered from hypoglycaemia and needed to take regular breaks to maintain his glucose intake .
On US politics: voters should not choose Republicans .
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