George Monbiot writes a depressing article based on evidence that exposing opposed groups of people to scientific evidence that answers their disagreement is likely to polarise them even further. My paraphrase: “Yes, whatever you say, but that’s what does science know. Look at the snow in Spain”.

I wonder if religious people feel the same way about us atheists? In related news, it was good to hear the Methodist church weighing in on the theological issues around high levels of executive pay.