Science in pictures: Visual representation of climate change in Spain’s television news

  title={Science in pictures: Visual representation of climate change in Spain’s television news},
  author={Bienvenido Le{\'o}n and Mar{\'i}a Carmen Erviti},
  journal={Public Understanding of Science},
  pages={183 - 199}
The images used by the media to represent science can help people’s understanding of complex processes and create meaningful links with audiences. This is particularly relevant in the case of climate change (CC), an important phenomenon that, nevertheless, is often perceived as a remote issue, with no relevance to daily life. This article presents the main results of a research on the images used in television news to represent CC. From a sample of 1476.4 hours of Spanish television news… 

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