March 25, 2014
This winter has been cold, no question. We have set records for the lowest temperature on a given date and for the amount of snow. Talk-show pundits and politicians are saying that this proves global warming is a hoax.
But is it? Human reckoning can be strange. According to Katherine Hayhoe, director of the Climate Science Center at Texas Tech University, studies have shown that the temperature around us can influence our opinion on global warming.