All pages with keywords: climate scepticism

UK newspaper ‘The Daily Telegraph’ duped by Bjorn Lomborg’s climate propaganda

a commentary by Bob Ward 17 June, 2019

‘The Daily Telegraph’ newspaper in the UK has become the latest victim of Bjorn Lomborg’s global dissemination campaign of inaccurate and misleading information about climate change. Over the past 18 … read more »


The ‘Mail on Sunday’ uses fake news to attack Sir David Attenborough

a commentary by Bob Ward 26 April, 2019

Over the past few weeks, climate change deniers have launched waves of desperate attacks against Sir David Attenborough, using innuendo and false rumour to try to discredit his new programmes on climate change. Here Bob Ward sets out evidence that refutes these unfounded allegations. read more »


Climate change deniers haul out a daft conspiracy theory about Attenborough’s new programme

a commentary by Bob Ward 10 April, 2019

Bob Ward refutes claims that polar bears rather than sea-ice decline were responsible for the mass walrus death scenes shown in the new Our Planet TV series. read more »


Another example of the echo chamber of climate change denial

a commentary by Bob Ward 4 March, 2019

The British echo chamber of climate change denial has been heavily used over the past couple of weeks as part of a campaign to spread misinformation about extreme weather events. … read more »


Climate change deniers trying to fool the public again about extreme weather

a commentary by Bob Ward 15 February, 2019

Climate change deniers in Britain are continuing to mislead the public and policy-makers by wrongly claiming that there has been no change in extreme weather over the past few decades … read more »


Fundamental flaw in Press watchdog’s complaints process helps newspapers to promote climate change denial

a commentary by Bob Ward 24 January, 2019

The Independent Press Standards Organisation has today published details of a decision that exposes a fundamental flaw in its process for dealing with complaints about fake news articles about climate change. read more »


Letter from Bob Ward to the Rt Hon Sir Alan Moses

Letter from Bob Ward to the Rt Hon Sir Alan Moses

a policy publication by Bob Ward 24 January, 2019

This letter to the chair of the UK’s Independent Press Standards Organisation relates to a recent ruling on a complaint submitted by Bob Ward in July 2018. The complaint was … read more »


Another humiliation for British climate change deniers and their promoters in the media

a commentary by Bob Ward 9 January, 2019

‘The Daily Telegraph’ has been forced today to publish corrections to an error-filled article about climate and energy policy by the newspaper’s former editor after it was ruled to be … read more »


American scientists and politicians attempt to overcome climate change denial

a commentary by Bob Ward 10 December, 2018

American climate researchers are today signalling their willingness to try even harder to warn Congress about the growing threat to families and businesses from shifts in extreme weather, rising sea … read more »


Is climate change denial in the ‘Daily Mail’ killing its readers?

a commentary by Bob Ward 10 December, 2018

The UK Office for National Statistics has revealed that there were several hundred extra deaths in England and Wales during this summer’s heatwave. The statistical bulletin on ‘Excess winter mortality … read more »