TITLE

Goracle Gushings on Faith-Based Science

AUTHOR(S)
Marsh, Gerald E.
PUB. DATE
January 2008
SOURCE
USA Today Magazine;Jan2008, Vol. 136 Issue 2752, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The author comments on the emergence of faith-based arguments and science on the threat of global warming to mankind. Former U.S. vice president Al Gore's admiring fans call him The Goracle, a fitting title because, although he cloaks himself in the mantle of science, his belief in human-induced global warming is faith-based. Another faith-based actor on the environmental stage is John Houghton. In 1988, when the United Nations Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) was formed, he became the chair for scientific assessment.
ACCESSION #
28572023

 

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