John CookClimate science communication fellow at Global Change Institute, University of Queensland. Founder of Skeptical Science blog. Co-author of Climate Change Denial, Heads in the Sand.
John Cook is the Climate Change Communication Fellow for the Global Change Institute at the University of Queensland. He created and runs skepticalscience.com, a website that rebuts climate misinformation with peer-reviewed science. His efforts have concentrated on making climate science accessible to the general public, releasing smartphone apps for the iPhone and Android phones. He has produced climate communication resources adopted by organisations such as NOAA and the U.S. Navy and co-authored the book Climate Change Denial: Heads in the Sand with environmental scientist Haydn Washington. In 2011, Skeptical Science won the Australian Museum Eureka Prize for the Advancement of Climate Change Knowledge.