We looked inside some of the tweets by @dkegel and here's what we found interesting.
Inside 100 Tweets
@science_shield is an experiment in blocking anti-science misinformation. Criteria for being blocked are roughly "made or approved of clearly false claims about natural world at least 3 times this month". Broadcast/print journalists and elected officials are not blocked.
Trump, is your confrontation w/ Iran a diversionary tactic? Do you believe getting the US worrying about a war w/ Iran will overshadow growing calls for an impeachment inquiry? Trump, you are a dangerous, narcissistic, poor excuse for a leader. You deserve to be impeached.
The Trump Administration argues that the current treatment of detained children is perfectly acceptable. Why don't they spend a week at a facility sleeping on a concrete floor with an aluminum blanket and see if they still find it so consistent with American values?
NEW: Boris Johnson denied & denied & denied any relationship with Steve Bannon & called it ‘a lefty delusion’. So how to explain new video of Bannon describing ‘back & forth’ over key Brexit speech?? My piece with @aliklay footage in @ObserverUK
Glad to see a carbon tax proposal being discussed: https://www.marinij.com/2019/06/22/marin-supervisors-oppose-corporate-backed-carbon-tax-plan/ … As the article noted, there is a carbon tax bill in congress that *won't* reduce oil companies' liability, and Marin endorsed that bill's concept last week.
One of the most common put-downs people who want to reject the science of climate change have to climate scientists is to say that we aren't experts. What they don't realise is that we each study a different part of the climate system: ocean, atmosphere, biosphere and more ...
"Ultimately, if you want to tackle climate change, you can't just win in liberal states." Wise words from @leahstokes in new article by @bradplumer on increasingly sharp state partisan divides. https://nyti.ms/2L6geGZ
True, but the states (and countries) adopting aggressive clean energy targets will drive the price of clean energy down so much that red states will start adopting it for economic reasons... as the article mentions Texas is doing.
This may be the best article on communicating #VaccineScience to parents I’ve read so far! Compared parents pointing to pictures of animals in a book to create “memory” w/o exposing the child to the real animal.All #pediatricians must consider their #vaccine communication skills.