Science groups to Congress: Climate change is real threat

Wisconsin Gazette - Thirty-one of the country’s top science organizations are telling Congress that global warming is a real problem and something needs to be done about it.

Texas Tech climate scientist Katharine Hayhoe said the situation is like a doctor telling a patient he has cancer, with the patient saying he doesn't. The doctor then gets every oncologist in the hospital to tell the patient it is cancer, but is treatable. It's up to the patient.

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