Will More Evidence Convince Climate Change Sceptics?

Ben Goldacre, on his Bad Science blog, discusses some research into the effect of corrections on formerly held beliefs. The worrying outcome of this research is that for some people a correction, rather than changing their mind, actually makes them firmer in their belief. For instance: conservatives who received a correction telling them that Iraq…


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