Statements about Science
In a poll, "53 percent of young Republican voters . . . under age 35 said that they would describe a climate [change] denier as 'ignorant,' 'out of touch' or 'crazy.'"
"Live cats have holes drilled into their skulls," posts put into their heads and coils put into their eyes, and some have had their ears cut off or are intentionally deafened or starved at UW-Madison labs that do research to improve hearing in humans.
Ann Kuster turned "a blind eye to those in need of funding" by voting "against funding for our nation’s veterans, low-income women and children, the FDA and the National Institutes of Health."
"Eighty percent of the antibiotics in this country are fed to livestock."
If sea levels rise six feet due to climate change, Waterplace Park in Providence and Wickford village would be swamped
"Wind power is the most undependable form of renewable energy."
"Global surface temperatures have been flat for 16 years."
Sen. Marco Rubio "refuses to accept the basic science" on climate change and is "a climate change denier."
The ocean is now "much more acidic . . . than it has been for many millions of years."
The oceans "have become 30 percent more acidic."
"This president spends 30 times as much money on global warming research as he does on weather forecasting and warning."
Says Americans "invented ‘Pong,’ ‘Space Invaders’ and the iPhone."
"Science has not shown greenhouse gases to be a problem."
"Over half" of science, technology, engineering and mathematics students "receiving advanced degrees are not citizens of the United States of America."
"Narragansett Bay waters are getting warmer -- 4 degrees Fahrenheit warmer in the winter since the 1960s."
Says U.S. greenhouse gas "emissions are at 20-year lows."
"Very few men outlive their own fertility."
While the sequester is in effect, the federal government is still funding a study on duck penises.
"Scientists tell us that we could have a cure in 10 years for Alzheimer's" were it not for "overzealous regulators, excessive taxation and greedy litigators."
Says the federal government is supporting a study in Hawaii to "develop a menu for when we colonize Mars."
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