Deeper Ties to Corporate Cash for a Doubtful Climate Scientist

To block legislation on climate change, politicians often cite the work of scientists who claim that greenhouse gases pose little risk to humanity. One name invoked most frequently is Wei-Hock Soon, a scientist at the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics. Newly released documents show the extent to which Dr. Soon’s work has been tied to funding he received from corporate interests.