‘Cranky Uncle’ smart phone game will show you how to disarm climate deniers

Written by Skeptical Science

This is a re-post from Yale Climate Connections by Bud Ward

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When it comes to climate change, it seems every family has its own version of the proverbial Cranky Uncle. An uncle, cousin, grandparent, in-law, neighbor, whatever. Just think back to the recent holiday season’s large family get-togethers.

They’re everywhere.

And now your unique climate change version of Cranky Uncle will soon be yours for the asking for your delight and edification. This version will be unlike other flavors you’ve personally endured: This is a case in which folks wanting to better understand and teach about

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