Strategies of Communication on Climate Change

Monday, July 15, 2013

Global Warming has stopped: the meme that won't go away

Image from "ClimateNexus"

A remarkably effective set of data from "Climate Nexus". Warming has not stopped and, yet, the "warming has stopped" meme remains alive and well. Another illustration of the fact that rational arguments just don't stick. Most people much prefer legends. And the warming continues......


  1. Most people? Climate deniers are a tiny, and diminishing, band of anti-green zealots, most people know climate change is a reality.

  2. Most people may "know", but they behave as if they don't, right? Otherwise polititians would behave as if population "know".

    And yes, Gaia can: Study: Wildfire smoke impacts climate change