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More Evidence That the World’s Biggest Newspaper Website is Misleading its Readers About Climate Change

More Evidence That the World’s Biggest Newspaper Website is Misleading its Readers About Climate Change

a commentary by Bob Ward 10 April, 2012

More Evidence That the World’s Biggest Newspaper Website is Misleading its Readers About Climate Change – The Huffington Post The Huffington Post UK


Another researcher falls victim to the echo chamber of climate change denial

Another researcher falls victim to the echo chamber of climate change denial

a commentary by Bob Ward 2 April, 2012

An assistant professor of geochemistry at Syracuse University is the latest victim of the echo chamber of climate change denial which is used to mislead the public about the results … read more »


News Corporation, the Murdochs and climate change

News Corporation, the Murdochs and climate change

a commentary by Bob Ward 5 March, 2012

The Wall Street Journal last month published the latest in a series of inaccurate and misleading articles about climate change in the form of a lengthy editorial by 16 ‘sceptics’, … read more »


Anthropogenic global warming ‘stopped’ in 1997…and in 1996, 1995, 1982, 1981, 1980, 1979, 1978 and 1972

Anthropogenic global warming ‘stopped’ in 1997…and in 1996, 1995, 1982, 1981, 1980, 1979, 1978 and 1972

a commentary by Bob Ward 3 February, 2012

Self-proclaimed climate change ‘sceptics’ have for the past few years been recycling the myth that anthropogenic global warming has ‘stopped’. But these ‘sceptics’ always fail to point out is that, based on their logic, manmade global warming has actually ‘stopped’ nine times since 1970, in 1972, 1978, 1979, 1980, 1981, 1982, 1995, 1996 and 1997. And they fail to mention that the underlying anthropogenic warming trend is clear and unambiguous when temperature data for the past four decades are taken into account. read more »


False Sea Level Articles Expose Failure of UK Press Self-Regulation

False Sea Level Articles Expose Failure of UK Press Self-Regulation

a commentary by Bob Ward 14 December, 2011

Recent editions of the right-wing magazine The Spectator have helped to clearly expose the utterly farcical failure of self-regulation of the British Press. The Huffington Post UK


Is Accuracy Being Frozen Out of the BBC’s Climate Change Coverage?

Is Accuracy Being Frozen Out of the BBC’s Climate Change Coverage?

a commentary by Bob Ward 8 December, 2011

The final episode of Frozen Planet featured narrator Sir David Attenborough as he explained the ways in which shrinking ice sheets in the Arctic and Antarctic are radically changing life … read more »


Lord Lawson’s Global Warming Policy Foundation is spreading errors

Lord Lawson’s Global Warming Policy Foundation is spreading errors

a commentary by Bob Ward 21 October, 2011

Bob Ward: The former chancellor is an avowed climate sceptic – and the ‘facts’ he repeats are demonstrably inaccurate the Guardian


Paul Dacre’s climate coverage undermines his case for self-regulation of the press

Paul Dacre’s climate coverage undermines his case for self-regulation of the press

a commentary by Bob Ward 17 October, 2011

Bob Ward: The Daily Mail’s editor ignores the rules when he chooses to promote his own ideological views over the best interest of his readers the Guardian


An echo chamber of climate change denial

An echo chamber of climate change denial

a commentary by Bob Ward 4 August, 2011

There was a startling demonstration last week of how quickly messages of climate change denial can spread from the United States to the United Kingdom. Huffington Post


BBC coverage of climate change should be accurate as well as impartial

BBC coverage of climate change should be accurate as well as impartial

a commentary by Bob Ward 19 July, 2011

The BBC Trust will tomorrow (20 July) publish its long-awaited report on impartiality in the Corporation’s coverage of science. Self-proclaimed climate change ‘sceptics’ will no doubt react furiously if the … read more »