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Survey examines scientists’ attitudes toward public engagement

Survey examines scientists’ attitudes toward publi...

June 25, 2019

Originally published by Stony Brook University’s Alan Alda Center for Communicating Science. Many U.S. scientists say they are eager to share their work with the public, but feel ill-equipped…
Science Communication
Weather Media in the Public Sphere

Weather Media in the Public Sphere

May 2, 2019

What are the implications of our communication about weather for our democratic public sphere?
Media Ethics
Green is the New Color of Money

Green is the New Color of Money

April 30, 2019

What are the ethical concerns with "greenwashing" in advertisements to sell products?
Media Ethics
Moderating Uncivil Comments Hurts Trust In News

Moderating Uncivil Comments Hurts Trust In News

July 18, 2019

Summary The Center for Media Engagement’s previous research showed that uncivil comments can taint the perception of a news site. Now, we look at how those comments affect the…
Journalism
Clickbait Content May Not Be Click-worthy

Clickbait Content May Not Be Click-worthy

May 16, 2019

In today’s highly competitive digital environment, it can be tempting to turn to clickbait news. But covering news that emphasizes outrageous behavior by political leaders might actually backfire.
Journalism

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