Interstellar may be the greatest silent movie ever made. It is a stunningly gorgeous but annoyingly noisy, second-rate sci-fi movie with Icarus-like aspirations of greatness and some hints of climate change. So naturally it has become the latest target for the deniers.
A new study on how Fox News addicts and misinforms concludes, “governmental inaction on climate change can partially be attributed to the echo chamber created by conservative media on the issue.” Much like crack, Fox News does damage to far more people than just its users.
Bottom line: Antarctic sea ice trends are an intriguing scientific puzzle worthy of academic interest, whereas Antarctic land ice trends are like the planet running around with its hair on fire, yelling "stop the madness of denial and delay."
Lenar Whitney, who proclaims to be one of the most conservative members of Louisiana’s state Legislature, released a 5-minute long video attacking climate scientists and the existence of global warming.