NOAA Quietly Tweaking Climate Data

If it weren’t already obvious to you, I’ll let you in on a secret: scientific hypotheses regularly affect the selection and organization (and therefore the content) of what passes for scientific data. In other words, scientists regularly confirm with the “evidence” only what they already believe to be true and are aiming to “prove.” This is especially the case in arenas where science weighs heavily on politics (and vice-versa). The most recent revelation of the inner workings of the Read more […]