California's state board of education voted unanimously to adopt the Next Generation Science Standards on September 4, 2013, according to a press release from the California Department of Education.
Seventy percent of Coloradans accept that global warming is happening, according to a new report (PDF) from the Yale Project on Climate Communication. But less than half accept that human activity is responsible for global warming, and half think that there is no consensus among the scientific community whether global warming is happening.
Eugenie C. Scott
NCSE's executive director Eugenie C. Scott was profiled in the September 3, 2013, issue of The New York Times.
A new poll commissioned by Carbon Brief investigates public opinion about climate change in the United Kingdom.