Stories by John Cook

John Cook is a Research Assistant Professor at the Center for Climate Change Communication at George Mason University. He founded Skeptical Science, a website which won the 2011 Australian Museum Eureka Prize for the Advancement of Climate Change Knowledge and 2016 Friend of the Planet Award from the National Center for Science Education. John co-authored the college textbooks Climate Change: Examining the Facts with Weber State University professor Daniel Bedford. He was also a coauthor of the textbook Climate Change Science: A Modern Synthesis and the book Climate Change Denial: Heads in the Sand. Follow him on Twitter @skepticscience. subscribe to John Cook's feed

Posted on: Feb 16, 2017, Source: The Conversation

By better understanding the various techniques used by climate deniers, it's easier to counter misinformation more effectively.

Posted on: May 7, 2013, Source: Climate Progress

Progressives should know the disinformers’ most commonly used arguments — and how to answer them crisply.