12 More-Sad-Than-Funny Cartoons That Illuminate The War On Science | Co.Exist: World changing ideas and innovation
From climate change to evolution, science is under siege. The cartoons here count the ways: political interference, personal attacks, erroneous reporting, dumbing down, corporate mischief. The list goes on.
The cartoons were collected by the Union of Concerned Scientists, which represents more than 400,000 professionals and citizens around the country. “We’ve chosen 12 all-star cartoons that stand out in their ability to poke fun at the not-so-humorous challenges to the complex relationship between science and democracy,” the group says.