Media outlets around the world reported new findings that suggested that the world’s oceans were warming faster than previously thought. However, within days serious errors were found in the underlying scientific paper, prompting its authors to issue a correction.
Several newspapers in the USA, including Science magazine, the Washington Post and the Washington Times have published follow-up stories, outlining the discovery of the error, which entirely negates the earlier headlines.
To date, no UK newspaper, nor the BBC has reported the story, or even issued a correction.
Proven: In the UK the climate “debate” is all about persuasion and propaganda, not about finding the truth or informing readers.