Katie Couric Knows People Are Increasingly Skeptical Of Science & She Has A Fix – ‘I think people are skeptical because they don’t understand science’


By: - Climate DepotMarch 21, 2019 7:24 PM

https://www.bustle.com/p/katie-couric-knows-people-are-increasingly-skeptical-of-science-she-has-a-fix-16972151

 

By TAYLOR MAPLE

Do you have a relative who spends Thanksgiving dinner lecturing you about how climate change is a hoax?

“I think people are skeptical because they don’t understand science,” Couric tells Bustle. “They don’t feel confident.” Couric has partnered with 3M in an effort to try and make scientific findings more digestible, a mission she hopes will combat growing skepticism. The study found that one in three people is a science skeptic.