October 2012 – Science, Conspiracy and Skeptisim in the news.
Climate Scientist Sues Over Jerry Sandusky Comparison
Pennsylvania State University climate scientist Michael Mann has filed a lawsuit against The National Review and The Competitive Enterprise Institute for articles that compared him to convicted child molester Jerry Sandusky.
Mayans demand an end to 2012 doomsday myth
GUATEMALA CITY — Guatemala’s Mayan people accused the government and tour groups on Wednesday of perpetuating the myth that their calendar foresees the imminent end of the world for monetary gain.