“Global warming” cools down

    Do you have a bad case of global warming fatigue? A new environmental survey suggests your not alone, many Americans are starting to lose faith in those 2 words. WHYY’s Dave Heller and The Gallup Poll’s Frank Newport break down the numbers and tell us why some Americans don’t believe in global warming anymore.

    Do you have a bad case of global warming fatigue? A new environmental survey suggests your not alone, many Americans are starting to lose faith in those 2 words. WHYY’s Dave Heller and The Gallup Poll’s Frank Newport break down the numbers and tell us why some Americans don’t believe in global warming anymore.

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