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Events & media coverage

Aston University academics delivered over fifty events as part of the British Science Festival. To find out more about these events, and the research behind them, browse the posters below.

The End of the World or Happy Ending: Media reporting of Climate Change

The End of the World or Happy Ending - british science festival
Event
The End of the World or Happy Ending: Media reporting of Climate Change
Summary
Last December expectations were running high for the climate summit in Copenhagen. The media helped create a public drama. The language used in media reports mixed scientific aspects with politics, and both with morals and a call to action. You will learn about some key developments in the public discussion about climate change, and why these were important for the ensuing disappointment.
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