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Global Change

For Marco Rubio, climate science is about belief

Finally, someone intelligent in the Senate is not afraid to stand up for what he believes. I agree totally with Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.): What do these scientists know, anyway? Climate change is about beliefs. ("Marco Rubio says human activity isn't causing climate change," May 11)

It's like my automobile. I believe it works because I glued a plastic gnome on the dashboard. My mechanic tries to tell me ridiculous things about carburetors and spark plugs, but I don't believe a word he tells me.

Nor do I believe the 800,000 years of data those...