Oh scientists: where are you?

Science, reason and decency all under threat: 5 nightmarish things Donald Trump did just last week

The mind reels with the mounting horrors and the sheer pace at which they come

Again we’re reminded that Donald Trump may interfere with science. Still scientists never speak for themselves; their statements of scientific facts that Donald Trump is said to ignore are always conveyed by journalists or politicians who believe in science not by scientists themselves. I remember that world-wide media event on September 28, 2015 announcing the discovery of water flowing on Mars that turned out to be the umpteenth discovery of water on Mars supported by references to NASA scientists but reported without understanding by journalists.

 

 

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