Science Denialism: The case of Vaccines, Climate Change and HIV/AIDS
The Showcase explores strategies denialist use across three themes; Vaccines, Climate Change and HIV/AIDS. The strategies include denying the consensus, endorsement from celebrities or politicians and anecdotal evidence. The Showcase highlights these and many more.
The Showcase encourages discussion around why scientists are losing the public debate, even when scientific consensus is achieved. How do denialists create doubt, thus impeding scientific progress and putting lives at risk? How did we get here?
By Sujit Rathod, Frances Bird, Francesca Harris, William Schulz and Emilie Karafillakis
Events in the Showcase