|Chris Mooney on The Leslie Marshall radio show discussing The Republican Brain: The Science of Why They Deny Science and Reality.|
Sunday, May 13, 2012
Why Republicans HATE Science (audio)
Chris Mooney; Terrence McNally; Leslie Marshall; Wisdom Quarterly
Republican brains really are different. Neuroscience quantifies those differences. And science journalist Chris Mooney tries to make sense of the data. Why do right wing conservatives deny science, such as climate change? Could sociobiological, genetic, evolutionary, and personality trait differences explain the odd behavior of this disproportionately powerful and often racist and authoritarian American minority?