Books The Honest Broker Making Sense for Science in Policy and Politics by Roger A. Pielke Paperback, 188 pages, Cambridge Univ Pr, List Price: $35.99 | purchase close overlay Buy Featured Book TitleThe Honest BrokerSubtitleMaking Sense for Science in Policy and PoliticsAuthorRoger A. Pielke Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How? Amazon Independent Booksellers Genres: Politics & Public Affairs Nonfiction Facebook Twitter Google+ Email NPR stories about The Honest Broker We face real-world decisions now about everything from sea level rise, to energy infrastructure to what food is best for you. Karen Bleier/AFP/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Karen Bleier/AFP/Getty Images 13.7: Cosmos And Culture Are Scientists Naive About Politics? November 12, 2013 Science, politics and policy often make for a wicked mix, says commentator Adam Frank. Understanding each for what it really is should help put us on the path to making better decisions for our future.