Uncouth Scary Headline of the Day

Collide-a-ScapeBy Keith KloorMar 12, 2011 1:27 AM


Sign up for our email newsletter for the latest science news

Goes to Grist for this bit of scareploitation:

Today's tsunami: This is what climate change looks like

UPDATE: Tom Yulsman calls the Grist article "yellow journalism." Kenneth Green at AEI calls it "shameless." Many commenters at Grist--not trolls, but seemingly regular Grist readers--also find the piece offensive. UPDATE 2: In response (in the comment thread below), Christopher Mims, the author of the article, notes that he has changed the headline and updated his piece to reflect Yulsman's "valid critique."

1 free article left
Want More? Get unlimited access for as low as $1.99/month
Already a subscriber? Log In or Register
1 free articleSubscribe
Want unlimited access?

Subscribe today and save 70%


Already a subscriber? Log In or Register
More From Discover
Recommendations From Our Store
Shop Now
Stay Curious
Our List

Sign up for our weekly science updates.

To The Magazine

Save up to 70% off the cover price when you subscribe to Discover magazine.

Copyright © 2021 Kalmbach Media Co.