The scientific consensus on climate change
Combating a two-decade campaign attacking
Global Change Institute, University of Queensland, Australia
New research published this year found that among peer-reviewed climate papers stating a position on anthropogenic global warming, over 97% endorsed the scientific consensus that humans were causing climate change. Meanwhile, the public think there is a 50:50 debate among climate scientists. How did this “consensus gap” arise and can it be closed?
© European Physical Society, EDP Sciences, 2013