penguins http://www.mrc.org/taxonomy/term/11027/all en Networks Do 92 Climate Change Stories; Fail to Mention ‘Lull’ in Warming All 92 Times http://www.mrc.org/bias-numbers/networks-do-92-climate-change-stories-fail-mention-lull-warming-all-92-times <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> ABC, CBS and NBC ignore ‘mystery’ warming plateau in favor of alarmism about sea levels, allergies, weather. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/julia-seymour">Julia A. Seymour</a> </div> </div> </div> <ul><li>Recent years’ slowdown in global warming completely ignored by networks 92 climate change stories in 2013.</li><li>Stories citing experts or the latest studies promoting alarmism get covered more than 8 times as often as critical experts and studies.</li><li>Although many scientists say no, ABC, CBS and NBC continue to link weather events like tornadoes, hurricanes, heat waves and more to climate change nearly one-fourth of the time.</li></ul><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/bias-numbers/networks-do-92-climate-change-stories-fail-mention-lull-warming-all-92-times" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Bias by the Numbers Business and Media Institute Climate Change Environment Government International Media allergies Barack Obama Carbon Dioxide climate alarmism Climate Change climate science extreme weather Global Warming global warming alarmism hans von storch Hurricane Joe Bastardi Moore Oklahoma natural disaster NOAA penguins Roger Pielke Jr. roy spencer Science Sea Levels superstorm sandy temperature plateau tornado warming lull Weather weather events Tue, 25 Jun 2013 12:52:47 +0000 julia.seymour 43880 at http://www.mrc.org NBC Alarmism: Could Penguins Be 'Canary in the Coal Mine' of Global Warming? http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/nbc-alarmism-could-penguins-be-canary-coal-mine-global-warming <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/kyle-drennen">Kyle Drennen</a> </div> </div> </div> <p> In a report on Monday's NBC <em>Today</em> about declining penguin populations in Antarctica, correspondent Kerry Sanders didn't take long to lay the blame on man-made climate change: <strong>"Penguins are most certainly the ambassadors to the bottom of the world....But the ambassadors are also sounding an alarm....</strong>ten of the world's 18 penguin species are in trouble....The ice that dominates this landscape is melting faster than ever before." [<em>Listen to <a href="http://newsbusters.org/sites/default/files/2012/2013-03-11-NBC-TDAY-Sanders.mp3">the audio</a></em>]<br /</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/nbc-alarmism-could-penguins-be-canary-coal-mine-global-warming" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division Antarctica Global Warming Kerry Sanders NBC penguins Today Mon, 11 Mar 2013 21:02:29 +0000 kyle.drennen 42880 at http://www.mrc.org 'World News' Ga-Ga Over Penguin Protection http://www.mrc.org/articles/world-news-ga-ga-over-penguin-protection <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/jeff-poor">Jeff Poor</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; It seems the network newscasts will put anything on in the name of stopping global warming, including a report about trying to put penguins on the U.S. Endangered Species list. </p><p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Wait, a minute. Penguins don’t live in the <st1:country-region w:st="on"><st1:place w:st="on">U.S.</st1:place></st1:country-region> except at the zoo.</p><p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; But that didn’t stop ABC “World News with Charles Gibson” from promoting the left-wing group trying to accomplish that.</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/world-news-ga-ga-over-penguin-protection" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles Business and Media Institute Environment ABC World News with Charles Gibson Center for Biological Diversity Endangered Species Global Warming Ned Potter penguins Thu, 12 Jul 2007 22:02:51 +0000 admin 25445 at http://www.mrc.org