These New Polls Show Why Americans Should Believe Climate Scientists In 30 Years

Posted by Mike Confino, January 30, 2015

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Two surveys released this week on opposite sides of the Atlantic paint very different pictures of how residents in the U.S. and the U.K. feel about climate change. A new Pew Research Center poll released on Thursday found that while 87 percent of scientists said climate change is mostly due to human activity, only half of the public agreed. A separate British poll found that almost the same percentage of the general public in Britain, 84 percent, as scientists in the U.S. attribute climate change as occurring somewhat or entirely from human activity.

via These New Polls Show Why Americans Should Believe Climate Scientists In 30 Years | ThinkProgress.