Arguments Presented by the Scientists Skeptical of Climate Change

Ever wonder what are the arguments presented by the scientists skeptical of climate change?

Most of the regular readers of Green Blizzard come for insights and suggestions on how to make meaningful reductions to their carbon footprint. And most have typically already accepted the data and conclusions of climate change and are in full agreement with the scientific community consensus that man injected CO2 in the atmosphere is causing these changes. Most agree that the deniers arguments are thin and absurd.

Climate deniers, when expressing their rational for disbelieve, typically first point out that there are a 1-3% of the world’s climate scientists who do not support the concensus that the climate is changing and mankind is the catalyst.

Ever wonder how absurd the seven most popular arguments in support of climate change denial really are?

This infograph counts down these seven arguments of the resistance – all of which are shallow, poorly conceived, and do not withstand any questioning.

Climate Change Denial Arguments


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Keith Blizzard

A life-long environmentalist, Keith set out on the never ending journey of adjusting his lifestyle to a more sustainable one, with a goal of annually shrinking his carbon footprint. When he looked around for a dependable source of meaningful carbon footprint reduction ideas, it was pretty lame - so he launched Green Blizzard loaded with eco-friendly lifestyle tweaks. When he's not managing Green Blizzard, you'll find him on the trails around Mid Coast Maine with his trusty trail companion mutt, Moose.