John Cook on The Consensus Handbook

Premiere DateMar 29, 2018
Categories Culture Politics Talk
00:00 Intro
00:51 John Cook
01:09 The Consensus Handbook
02:43 Societal Effects of Misinformation
05:19 Media Coverage of Science
07:28 What Can People Do?
09:47 Outro
10:17 If You Talk To Symbol/Hostility Voyeur of Montreal
18:50 Finish

John Cook returns to discuss publishing ‘The Consensus Handbook,’ an online booklet detailing the importance of scientific consensus on climate change and the misinformation campaign to discredit it.

John Cook is a research assistant professor at the Center for Climate Change Communication at George Mason University and founder of the website Skeptical Science. He also hosts the podcast Evidence Squared. Read ‘The Consensus Handbook’ by clicking here.

Joe Virgillito is a staff writer and podcast producer at BTRtoday He is a graduate of Quinnipiac University with a degree in journalism. In his spare time, he enjoys reading and wandering around aimlessly, as…