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Climate Change

Essay: Climate change misinformation is dangerous

Essay: Climate change misinformation is dangerous

In his May 21 essay (“What constitutes well-established science?”), Mr. Jay Smith does a disservice to your readers by misrepresenting what is known about human-caused climate change.

Mr. Smith asserts his right to redefine “well-established science” to be whatever he wants it to be. Never mind that the U.S. National Academy of Sciences (founded by Abraham Lincoln), and all of the scientific societies in the U.S. that have weighed in have concluded that climate change is real and caused by fossil fuel burning. Never mind that