Researching Marc Morano's Climate Denier Gang

We created this page to aggregate all of the information we have here on DeSmogBlog that relates to the recently uncovered list of climate deniers used by Senator James Inhofe‘s assistant Marc Morano to sow doubt about the realities of global warming.


The Scientists

Name: Bob Carter

Affiliation: James Cook University, Queensland, Australia

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Name: Roy Spencer

Affiliation: George C. Marshall Institute

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Name:  Fred Singer

Affiliation:  Science and Environmental Policy Project

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Name:  Vincent Gray

Affiliation:  New Zealand Climate Science Coalition

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The Bloggers

Name:  Dan Gainor

Affiliation:  Media Research Center

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Name:  Joseph Bast

Affiliation:  Heartland Institute

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The “Think Tankers”

Name:  Tom Harris

Affiliation:  International Climate Science Coalition

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Name:  Dennis Avery

Affiliation:  Hudson Institute

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Name:  Christopher Monckton

Affiliation:  Science and Public Policy Institute

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The Rest

Name:  Richard S. Courtney

Affiliation:  CoalTrans International

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Name:  Art Horn

Affiliation:  The “Art” of Weather

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Other related sources:

http://conwebwatch.tripod.com/stories/2007/morano.html

http://conwebwatch.tripod.com/stories/2007/nbsheppard2.html

http://conwebwatch.tripod.com/stories/2008/sheppardgore.html

http://conwebwatch.tripod.com/stories/2007/gorenobel.html

 

Researching Marc Morano's Climate Denier Gang

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Kevin moved to Washington, DC in 2010 where he worked for two years as the Director of Online Strategy for Greenpeace USA and has since returned to his hometown of Vancouver, Canada.