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Study Reveals Bias in Media Coverage Toward Scientists Who Deny Climate Change 

A new study reveals that media coverage of climate change is heavily biased toward climate deniers. The study, which was recently featured by Climate Progress, shows that scientists who deny climate change are significantly more likely to receive frequent media attention than those who agree with the scientific consensus that climate change is real and human-caused: 30 percent […]

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Al Jazeera America Takes Climate Change Seriously

A short item in Grist recently focused on the new Al Jazeera cable news network, pointing out that in the first day of being on the air, the network had already outpaced American cable news in climate change coverage over several months. The difference was quite large. (see story, below.)   But it isn’t just […]

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