Misleading The Public On Doomsday 2012 And Global Warming

A session at CSICON

Friday 28th October, 2011

9:00am to 9:30am (CST)

How do pseudoscientific ideas become part of mainstream thinking, and what can we do to counter such misconceptions? This discussion focuses on Doomsday 2012 (a hoax threat that many people think is real) and global warming (a real threat that many people think is a hoax).

(Part of the Death from the Skies plenary session).

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David Morrison

Astrobiologist, enemy of junk science, also known as Dr Doom bio from Twitter

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Time 9:00am9:30am CST

Date Fri 28th October 2011

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