A team of scientists who study pollution's role in global warming are outraged at a GOP Senator who, they say, has maligned their work as wasteful and petty by describing it as a study of "cow burps."
"This was not funded with earmarks and it was not a study about cow burps," said John Aber, an environmental scientist and provost of the University of New Hampshire.
"It's not wasteful," he said. "It's important."
Sen. Tom Coburn, R- Okla., released on Monday his annual "Wastebook"...Full Story