Why do Some of us Hold Beliefs That are not Based in Reality? And What to do About it.

Hammering conservatives with the science and grim predictions of gloom and doom repeatedly has not worked and will not work any more than it works for conservatives to try to convince liberals that climate change is a hoax using conservative values and beliefs. Evidence shows that most conservatives put very little faith in science, data, and climate models. In fact, research shows the more conservatives are bombarded with science, the more stubbornly they resist listening.