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Scientist asked to remove ‘climate change’ from grant blames ‘the ongoing politicization of science’

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Rick Perry appears at the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee hearing on Jan. 19, 2017, on his nomination to become energy secretary. (Michael Reynolds/EPA)

Scientist Asked to Remove ‘Climate Change’ from Grant Blames ‘the Ongoing Politicization of Science’

Washington Post

A Northeastern University researcher who was asked to remove any reference to climate change from her Energy Department grant proposal said Monday that she had posted the letter publicly “because I found it to be a stark reminder of the ongoing politicization of science.”