The Republic vs. Science

Photo by Chris Cureton

recent NPR article reveals an alarming statistic: Americans are less likely than ever to accept global climate change as a real phenomenon, despite scientific consensus on the issue and the approval of the National Academy of Sciences (read more from the Pew Research Center here). Scientists agree that the Earth’s average temperature is increasing, correlating closely with human activity. We’re disrupting the carbon cycle in a significant way. This is affecting global economic and political relationships….read more at Charlotte Viewpoint.

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