The world’s climate is always changing and humans contribute to it in some way, but “to what degree to measure that with precision is very difficult,” and the Trump administration is interested in using a “red team, blue team” approach to examine the issue, EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt said Tuesday.
“The red team, blue team approach, as you have indicated, is something that puts experts in a room and let them debate an issue,” Pruitt told Fox News’ “Fox & Friends” program.
“With this climate change we know certain things. We know climate is always changing. Humans contribute to it in some way. To what degree to measure that with precision is very difficult. But what we don’t know is we are in a situation where it’s an existential threat.”
The red team scientists, he continued, “are the ones that don’t take for granted that you see across the spectrum that