Nazis Had it Right: Oreskes
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Nazis Had it Right: Oreskes

The NY Times has a less than stellar record for science coverage (even by mass-media standards), so we were pleasantly surprised to find the following adult, nuanced story in the Gray Lady‘s pages. Veteran reporters Marcus Toynboyalé, Jeff Chambers and Steven Glass have taken a critical, unfawning look at the upcoming überpaper from Naomi Oreskes … Continue reading

“No end of debate going on” in climate literature: Oreskes
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“No end of debate going on” in climate literature: Oreskes

A new essay by Harvard’s Naomi Oreskes is set to overturn con­ventional wis­dom about the climate de­bate within science, arguing that it exists. Professor Oreskes—who made her name with a 2004 essay in Science showing the unanimity of the climate literature—now builds on that work by proving the opposite. “This thing about the peer-reviewed literature … Continue reading

Not Just a Pretty Face
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Not Just a Pretty Face

Bloomington, IN—Prominent thinker Naomi Oreskes has come to the defence of Rajendra Pachauri, describing the embattled climate guru as a “consummate gentleman” who never cupped her tits, forcibly tongued her or groped any part of her ass in an eight-year-plus collaboration on environmental policy. On February 17 Dr Pachauri, then chairman of the IPCC and director general of the … Continue reading