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Politics vs science: round 2


Climates of Hunger: Mankind and the World's Changing Weather, Reid A. Bryson and Thomas J. Murray, University of Wisconsin Press, 1977.

Energy Shortage (Editorial), The New York Times, October 17, 2006.

F.D.A. Nominee Advances; Hurdles Linger, GARDINER HARRIS, The New York Times, Sept. 20, 2006. Former F.D.A. Chief Is Charged With Conflict, STEPHANIE SAUL, The New York Times, October 17, 2006.

Is US Hurricane Report Being Quashed? Jim Giles, Nature, Nature 443, 378(28 September 2006). The Recent Increase in Atlantic Hurricane Activity: Causes and Implications, Stanley B. Goldenberg, Science, 20 July 2001.

The Republican War on Science, Chris Mooney, Basic Books, 2005.

Science for Sale: the Peril, Rewards, and Delusions of Campus Capitalism, Daniel Greenberg, University of Chicago Press, 2007.

Swift Boating, Stealth Budgeting and Unitary Executives, James Hansen, World Watch magazine, Nov.-Dec. 2006.

Stephen Colbert on science and policy.

Science and Politics
The Christian Science Monitor reviews The Republican War on Science by Chris Mooney

Science and Politics Archive at Nature

Accepting Politics in Science by Roger A. Pielke Jr., The Washington Post

Listen to When Science Drives Politics from NPR

Global Warming
Encyclopedic knowledge of Global Warming

The Union of Concerned Scientists chimes in on Global Warming

Visit the BBC's Guide to Climate Change

NASA's Reseaerch in Climate Modeling

Columbia University's Climate Modeling Outreach

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