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How Fox News' Climate Change Denial Finds Its Way Into Children's Textbooks

A New Study Connects Conservative Misinformation On Climate Change To California Textbook Inaccuracies New research from Southern Methodist University (SMU) found that some children's textbooks that depict the reality of human-caused climate change with uncertainty are influenced by a climate science knowledge gap that finds its roots partly in conservative media misinformation.
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