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Richard Lindzen Quotes: The primary role of professional societies is the lobbying of the government for special advantage
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Richard Lindzen Quote: What historians will definitely wonder about in future centuries is how deeply flawed logic, obscured by shrewd and unrelenting propaganda, actually enabled a coalition of powerful special interests to convince nearly everyone in the world that CO2 from human industry was a dangerous, planet-destroying toxin. It will be remembered as the greatest mass delusion in the history of the world - that CO2, the life of plants, was considered for a time to be a deadly poison.
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Quotes about Richard Lindzen: In brief, we have the new paradigm where simulation and programs have replaced theory and observation, where government largely determines the nature of scientific activity, and where the primary role of professional societies is the lobbying of the government for special advantage.
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Quote about Richard Lindzen: To say that climate change will be catastrophic hides a cascade of value-laden assumptions that do not emerge from empirical science.
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Richard Lindzen Sayings: Under true peer-review...a panel of reviewers must accept a study before it can be published in a scientific journal. If the reviewers have objections the author must answer them or change the article to take reviewers' objections into account. Under the IPCC review process, the authors are at liberty to ignore criticisms.
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