Insiders say that National Geographic will continue to operate autonomously, despite new relationship with Fox

September 16, 2015 by  
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Last week, a single piece of news rocked the internet in a way that few other headlines have. The world learned that 21st Century Fox – an outfit headed by known climate denier Rupert Murdoch – will pay $725 million to increase its stake in National Geographic . This move gives Murdoch’s company a 73 percent share of the company, which has been a nonprofit scientific institution for the last 127 years. News of the deal had a lot of people freaking out, as concerns over the possible “Foxification” of one of the world’s most beloved nature spread across the internet as fast as the cutest of kitten videos, but insiders are saying that the expanded partnership may not be as bad as people fear. Read the rest of Insiders say that National Geographic will continue to operate autonomously, despite new relationship with Fox

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Research Shows Fox News is Behind Climate Change Denial

August 9, 2013 by  
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We all secretly suspected that Fox News was behind climate change denial, but new research actually proves that tuning into Fox News, Rush Limbaugh or other conservative media makes people suspicious of climate scientists and therefore less likely to believe climate change is real, The Guardian reports. The study, published in the Public Understanding of Science , lists five major methods by which conservative media sways their followers. Read the rest of Research Shows Fox News is Behind Climate Change Denial Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: Climate Change , climate change denial , climate change science , conservative media , conservative news media USA , Fox News , global warming , media in the US , pseudo science , Rush Limbaugh        

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Sorry, FOX News – Wind Farms Are Not Causing Global Warming

May 1, 2012 by  
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The web is buzzing today over a new research study that looks at the effect that large Texas wind farms have on surface temperatures in their immediate surroundings. “New Research Shows Wind Farms Cause Global Warming,” says one FOX headline ; “Wind Farms are causing global warming, researchers say,” says another . Unsurprisingly, it’s all just hot air. The study, published in the journal  Nature Climate Change , does find that wind farms are causing a slight increase in local temperatures, which is very different from global warming. Come, we’ll explain. Read the rest of Sorry, FOX News – Wind Farms Are Not Causing Global Warming Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: “wind power” , FOX Nation , Fox News , media criticism , renewable energy , science , West Texas , wind energy , Wind Farms , wind turbines , windmills

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