Changing Long Held Beliefs

September 2014
Skeptic;2014, Vol. 19 Issue 3, p54
The article focuses on a phone survey of 2,001 adults from April 28 to May 12, 2009, conducted by Pew Research Center for the People and the Press (PRCPP) and the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), which found that only 49% agree that the global warming is due to human activity while 85% acknowledge the warming trend.


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