Statements about Science

"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."

Tide gauges measuring sea level in Rhode Island since 1930 have risen "maybe about 10 inches since that time."

"Statistics show one male cat can father 420,000 kittens in five years."

"We have more scientists and engineers per square mile than anywhere in the world."

Embryonic stem cell research is at a "dead end, with no one good example of a successful treatment."

Toothpaste contains "the poison substance of fluoride."

"Hydrogen sulfide . . . [was] used in the genocide of Jews in Germany. "

Newt Gingrich "has suggested" building "a mirror system in space" could improve the Earth’s habitability.

Says Anthropology is a STEM (science, technology, engineering, math) field.

"A Cornell University research study concludes that ethanol generates a 29 percent energy loss, meaning it takes more than a gallon of gasoline to produce a gallon of ethanol."

Say water fluoridation started in Nazi Germany ghettos and death camps to pacify the Jews.

Says "as a share of the US economy, the government’s support for research and development (R&D) has fallen by nearly two-thirds since the 1960s."

"In Texas, we teach both creationism and evolution in our public schools."

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