01 Jul '11, 2pm

Exxon Cut Financing to Climate Skeptics, Group Says: Such groups received less than $800,000 from Exxon last yea...

Greenpeace U.S.A. has issued a report saying that all of the research funding received since 2003 by Willie Soon, an astrophysicist who has been a critic of climate science, came from oil or coal interests like ExxonMobil and the Southern Company, a utility that burns coal. Dr. Soon, who works at the Harvard-Smithsonian Astrophysics Observatory, has researched whether solar variance might be responsible for climate warming. He earned notoriety among climatologists when he attacked Michael Mann’s so-called “hockey stick” graph of warming temperatures in 2003 and when he wrote that polar bears were not threatened by a decline in Arctic ice in 2007. Dr. Soon did not return messages left with his employer seeking comment. The observatory said on Thursday that he was ill. What may be more intriguing about the Greenpeace report, ussued on Tuesday, is a tangential finding: accord...

Full article: http://green.blogs.nytimes.com/2011/07/01/exxon-is-financ...

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desmogblog.com 30 Jun '11, 10am

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grist.org 29 Jun '11, 2pm

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Climate Skeptics Misunderstand Us, Too

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Bubba Watson misses cut, criticizes French fans

golf.com 01 Jul '11, 7pm

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Group Condemns Harassment of Climate Scientists

green.blogs.nytimes.com 29 Jun '11, 10pm

There is a ripple of unease among many scientists who study the warming of the planet these days. Some have faced harassme...