Big news in climate fight

The big story in climate science over the past few days has been some documents that leaked from a think-tank organization called the Heartland Institute. Once used by the tobacco industry to fight the science that connected lung cancer with smoking, this organization is now focused on battling the scientific consensus on climate change.

The leaked documents provide a little window into the funding and planning of that group.

Here’s coverage from the New York Times and Ars Technica.


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