The state of the Arctic on June 30, 2021. (NASA photo)

Knowledge gap stokes unwarranted climate fears

Some young men and women are so frightened by future conditions that they have chosen to remain childless. Others actively agitate for governments to act to change the climate.

Surveys show, however, that real knowledge is in short supply and misconceptions are being fueled by social media. As Julius Caesar so correctly put it in his Gallic War epic: Men are nearly always willing to…