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Does the Media Convey Science Effectively?

When it comes to climate change, global warming, melting ice, rising sea levels and the many other environmental problems we face today there is a lot of evidence to support the concerns of climate scientists.  The questions is, is that … Continue reading

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Why Doesn’t Anyone Know How to Talk About Global Warming? | Science | Smithsonian

Why Doesn’t Anyone Know How to Talk About Global Warming? via Why Doesn’t Anyone Know How to Talk About Global Warming? | Science | Smithsonian.

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The Problem with How Media Frame Melting Ice: A Symptom.

Do you remember in my last post I mentioned that the media plays a very large role in the way we see the world? They pick the stories to report. They choose the focus. They set the agenda. I discussed … Continue reading

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Setting the agenda: Ice Melt and Climate Change

The media play a very important role in the way that we see the world. They pick the stories to report. They choose the focus. They set the agenda. The stories that television, newspapers, magazines, Facebook and even Twitter choose … Continue reading

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Global Warming and Melting Ice Sheets

A tidal flood, or a “King Wave,” nearly covers the the island of Takuu, a low lying coral atoll near Bougainville. The residents’ homes are destroyed, their belongings left in a soggy pile by a tide that rose above the … Continue reading

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