Environmental Hall of Fame/Shame 2009 Awards
Your votes have been tabulated for the person who has most affected the environment through word or deed. The 2009 winner in the in the Environmental Hall of Fame category is Benno Hansen. He is a ThinkAboutIt Blogger from Copenhagen who recently was a winner of the the European blogging competition for his articles on the environment. He will receive the “Most Noble Prize in Environmental Science” and a years subscription to Science News.
The winner in the Environmental Hall of Shame category is SpaceGuy, a Newsvine Blogger. He has seeded the most articles about the stolen CRU e-mails and has been a strong critic of climate change research. He has designed a Moon colony and says he “Is totally dedicated to getting us off this planet”. He will receive the “Ignoble Prize in Environmental Science” and a copy of the movie Wall-E, which characterizes his view of the future of Earth.
The votes are tabulated below:
Votes for Hall of Fame
- Al Gore (10)
- Senator Barbara Boxer (2)
- Benno Hansen, ThinkAboutIt Blogger ( 11)
- Govenor Arnold Schwarzenegger (1)
Votes for Hall of Shame
- George Will (2 )
- Senator James Inhofe (7)
- SpaceGuy, Newsvine Blogger (14)
- Arthur B. Robinson (0 )