Judy Curry remains one the few sensible people in academia when it comes to Climate Change. Her latest post explores the notion of Availabiity Cascades and Climate change...
Is climate change making us stupid? I fear that the answer is ‘yes.’
This problem is exacerbated by politically correct climate change
orthodoxy, enforced by politicians, advocates and the media in an
availability cascade, which is destroying our ability to think
rationally about how we should respond to climate change. As a result,
we have created a political log-jam over this issue, with scientists
caught in the cross-fire.