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Lack of Science Education Not The Cause Of Climate Change Debate
2012-05-28 03:56:47

Is the divide between climate change theory advocates and global warming skeptics due to scientific ignorance? Not according to a new study published in the latest edition of the journal Nature Climate Change.

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2010-01-15 10:23:32

A new study concludes that people tend to match their risk perceptions about policy issues with their cultural values, which may explain the intense disagreement about proposals to vaccinate elementary-school girls against human-papillomavirus (HPV).

2010-01-14 17:36:15

Study says people's values shape perceptions of HPV vaccine risk.

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2008-12-12 15:47:13

Two new National Science Foundation (NSF)-sponsored research studies say public acceptance of the relatively new, nature-altering science of nanotechnology isn't a foregone conclusion. Instead, the studies indicate continued concern.

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2008-02-11 10:15:00

Experts’ Values, Not Just Their Expertise, Likely to Determine Their Influence on Public Views of Nanotechnology


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