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Inside the Greenhouse

This figure tracks television news coverage of climate change or global warming on 4 US News segments (ABC News, CBS News, CNN News, and NBC News). Updated through November 2016. Due to archiving challenges at Vanderbilt University Television Archives, updates to this figure are on hold at this time. Check back again soon.

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Andrews, K., Boykoff, M. Brulle, R., and Nacu-Schmidt, A. (2016). US Television Coverage of Climate Change or Global Warming, 2000-2016. Center for Science and Technology Policy Research, Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Sciences, University of Colorado, Web. [Date of access.]


Statement of Methods

Through the Vanderbilt University Television Archives, we monitor NBC, ABC, CBS and CNN news programming using the boolean search 'climate change or global warming'. This search includes news segments, program introductions, 'good night' segments and evening news, but does not include commercials or specials.