'Forty years ago, experts said that cold, snowy winters in the East were caused by global cooling and excess Arctic ice – but now they are caused by global warming and a deficiency of Arctic ice. Isn’t science grand?'
Dr. Sheahen: 'Sen. Inhofe's opposition to the alarmists who blame global warming on CO2 is based on fully competent science; and the claimed 'international scientific consensus' absolutely does not exist. Thousands of us with advanced degrees in the hard sciences agree that CO2 is a non-problem, and we are appalled by the EPA's attempts to overreach, violate the law, and regulate coal out of existence.'
'More than three-quarters of climate change skeptics are white. So it's really a white phenomenon,' Dan Cox, the research director at PRRI (Public Religion Research Institute), said. 'We found a pretty significant racial divide.'