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Science News: UW Physics Professor Wins Nobel Prize, Controversial UW Fishery Professor Attacks Obama on Fox News

by Ethan Linck Obama and the sea. Official White House Photo by Pete Souza Hilborn Argues Obama’s Marine Preserves Are No Good: The last time UW Fisheries researcher Ray Hilborn was featured in this column, he was the subject of a public records request filed by conservation NGO Greenpeace, who accused him of improperly disclosing industry funding. Though Hilborn has courted controversy in the past by questioning claims of overfishing, he was widely supported by colleagues and by a formal statement issued by the University.
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