Journalists are better at covering the climate crisis but there's still room for improvement.
Sept. 18, 2020 • ~6 min
Tags: climate-change media news climate-crisis climate-emergency extinction-rebellion news-reporting journalists
How to read coronavirus news and learn what you actually need to know about staying safe in the pandemic
Journalists use real people's stories to 'humanize' the news. But these tales – whether harrowing or heartwarming – can be misleading about the pandemic's greatest threats.
Sept. 2, 2020 • ~7 min
Tags: coronavirus media cognition memory pandemic journalism news media-literacy human-brain media-ethics media-studies
A little-known technology change will make video streaming cheaper and pave the way for higher quality
A new standard for how videos are sent through the internet and read by your computer could make the digital world more inclusive, says media scholar Jason Schmitt.
Aug. 19, 2020 • ~6 min
Tags: media internet technology video-streaming online-video
Watching coronavirus coverage can cause anxiety in your child. An expert offers some tips that will help.
Aug. 11, 2020 • ~6 min
Tags: children covid-19 coronavirus media anxiety pandemic news k-12-education worry kids childrens-anxiety pandemic-parenting
How much do people around the world care about climate change? We surveyed 80,000 people in 40 countries to find out
Major new survey shows big national variations in levels of concern, polarisation and media usage.
June 16, 2020 • ~7 min
Tags: climate-change media climate-change-denial climate-communication
Page 1 of 1