... or, as I prefer to call them, the modern Galileos, unrelenting defenders of the best evidence and theories they are capable of coming up with.
Ever since watching The Great Global Warming Swindle, I think, in 2007, I have followed and admired the work of Nir Shaviv and Richard Lindzen, who appear in the documentary. The ideas of Henrik Svensmark play a central role in the film. Soon I also became aware and appreciative of Henrik's pathbreaking research, recounted in Svensmark: The Cloud Mystery.
Yesterday I had the extraordinary privilege and pleasure of having lunch and wonderful conversations with the three of them, at a climate conference in my city of birth, Mannheim.
See also The Vision of the Anointed and Science in the Public Square, Global Warming - Best Summary, Scientists Not Intersted in Science, One of the Most Bizarre Collective Dellusions to Ever Grip the Human Race, Green Metamorphosis, Science Sick from Too Much Bad Politics, Man-Made CO2 Does Not Drive Climate Change, Liberty's Vacant Preserve - the Environment.