12 Aug '17, 4pm

What to Do When You See Science Denial at the Science Museum

What to Do When You See Science Denial at the Science Museum

This is a guest post by Hui Liu of Greenpeace USA . It was originally published at www.greenpeace.org . I went to D.C.’s Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History expecting to learn about the history of our planet. Instead, I stumbled upon a Koch-funded climate denial disaster. “ With the planet in peril, arts groups can no longer afford the Koch brothers money.” That’s what Washington Post art and culture critic Philip Kennicott wrote in a recent opinion piece about prolific climate denial funders Charles and David Koch. Having recently seen Koch money in action at one of the world’s most prestigious science museums, I couldn’t agree more. On July 4, 2017, after watching the Independence Day Parade, I went to the Smithsonian's Natural History Museum feeling joyful. I’ve visited the museum before, and every time I visit I’m attracted to all different types of exhibiti...

Full article: https://www.desmogblog.com/2017/08/12/what-do-when-you-se...

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