When do people feel free to reject science?

Researchers have long associated incorrect beliefs about science with a lack of scientific literacy.  Recent work has revealed that some individuals may know the scientific consensus but nonetheless reject it.  Thus far, it remains unclear whether individuals who know and reject science do so out of a limited understanding of…

Ferguson Data

Additional Methodological Information For: Regarding Ferguson, Blacks and Whites are Worlds Apart Data Data were collected by Qualtrics from a sample provided by Clearvoice surveys research.  Questions about Ferguson appeared near the end of a 20 minute survey. 3,730 individuals who completed the survey were compensated for their participation, an additional…