Neil deGrasse Tyson accuses Trump of science denialism in savage tweet

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President Donald Trump is likely to withdraw from the Paris Climate Accord this week, and Neil deGrasse Tyson—along with most people who understand the reality of climate change—is not happy.

Rather than dismantling Trump’s decision in one of his legendary tweet-storms, Tyson had a succinct reply:

The Paris Climate Accord is an international agreement to combat climate change. If America leaves, there’s a concern that other countries will follow suit, marking the end to realistic attempts to stave off environmental catastrophe.

H/T Huffington Post

Gavia Baker-Whitelaw

Gavia Baker-Whitelaw

Gavia Baker-Whitelaw is a staff writer at the Daily Dot, covering geek culture and fandom. Specializing in sci-fi movies and superheroes, she also appears as a film and TV critic on BBC radio. Elsewhere, she co-hosts the pop culture podcast Overinvested. Follow her on Twitter: @Hello_Tailor