Posted 5 August 2011
This is the title of a thought-provoking paper giveen in Australia by Dr Doug Edmeades, agriculture spokesman for the New Zealand Climate Science Coalition. Dr Edmeades poses the question: "Is there a legitimate argument...to say pseudo-science is dangerous and should not be tolerated?" He concludes that science must be asserted and it must regain its proper moral high ground in society. To achieve this tnere must be changes to science policy and to how science is managed. Publicly-funded science must be returned to its normative function.
Download pdf [here ](pseudo-science paper final.pdf)