Posted: February 17, 2011 in Uncategorized

The findings and conclusions of scientists and engineers who have devoted years and years to the mastery of their fields of inquiry should be accorded the respect they deserve, and not dismissed for ideological reasons. Few people second-guess the political motivations of their dentist when informed that they have a cavity – why would they do the same with atmospheric scientists when they discuss a hole in the ozone layer? Strong science, elaborated by experts, is the foundation for sound policy.

In Defense of Elites (via wilwheaton)

Mounting evidence that Wil Wheaton is the bomb.

(via karinanotcinerina)

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