Vaccine Disease Protections Outweigh Side Effects

It’s quite unusual for me to write follow-up columns, but I had such an overwhelming response to my recent column regarding the disputed link...

Time to Retire ‘Denier’

In Charles Krauthammer’s May 30 must-read column, “Carbon Chastity,” he rightly lambastes environmentalists as resurrected communists/socialists who have latched on to the environment and...

Carbon Tax is Pointless and Inflationary

Climate alarmists hope that Hurricane Sandy and President Obama’s re-election will coerce panicky congressional Republicans into a “carbon tax” deal in 2013. But simple...

UN Climate Distractions

The United Nations’ Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) just issued the final installment of its year-long scare-the-pants-off-the public assessment of global warming. It should...

A Junk Science Christmas Carol

Last week’s revelations that a South Korean stem cell researcher faked results that were touted in the journal Science might result in a most...

Rock Stars’ Activism Could Be Put to Better Use

Bob Geldof’s Live 8 concerts scheduled for July 2 will spotlight the problem of global poverty ahead of the July 6-8 G8 summit...

Bald Eagle-DDT Myth Still Flying High

Pennsylvania officials just announced success with their program to re-establish the state’s bald eagle population. But it’s a shame that such welcome news is...

Pickens Hops Aboard Public Health Bandwagon

Has public health replaced patriotism as the new “last refuge of scoundrels”? T. Boone Pickens’ self-enrichment plan to switch America into natural gas-powered cars and...

Junk Science: DDT Backlash Begins

Seven months after the World Health Organization reversed its deadly 30-year ban on the use of DDT to fight malaria, the anti-DDT movement is...

The Other Side of the Soda Fat Scare Story

“Americans have sipped and slurped their way to fatness by drinking far more soda and other sugary drinks over the last four decades, a...

Poseur Shareholders

The green blitzkrieg hit the ExxonMobil annual shareholder meeting this week. The meeting featured 17 shareholder proposals, the vast majority of which were filed by...

Wilma Is Not Global Warming

It’s shaping up as an “extreme” week for global warming junk science. On Monday, the media reported about a new global warming study with...

Five-Star Green Hypocrisy

Move over Al Gore. Swankier carbon charlatanism has come to town in the form of the World Wildlife Fund’s luxury getaway called “Around the...

Browner: Redder Than Obama Knows

Editor’s note:  see the Canadian connection with the Socialist International group in the J-Log entry here (in item #3) Incoming White House energy-environment czar Carol...

Top Ten Junk Science Moments for 2006

It’s time again for JunkScience.com’s review of the most notable junk science events of the year – a “top 10” list that may sometimes...