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Reject David Koch money, scientists and museum officials' letter urges
Reject David Koch money, scientists and museum officials' letter urges

Museum leaders around the country are being urged to reject philanthropic dollars from billionaire David H. Koch in an open letter this week signed by a group of prominent scientists and museum officials. The letter, which was published online Tuesday, criticizes Koch for his ties to the oil industry and what those who signed it claim is his financial support for organizations that deny climate change.  Museums of science and natural history are urged to sever ties with Koch, with signers of the letter saying that the integrity of institutions would be compromised by their association with special interests who "obfuscate climate science." ...

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