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Fig. 2

From: Discrepancy in scientific authority and media visibility of climate change scientists and contrarians

Fig. 2

Prominent climate change contrarians (CCCs) and scientists (CCSs) in the media. a The 100 most-prominent CCCs in the media, ranked according to the number of Media Cloud (MC) articles; although all full names were obtained from publicly available lists, we anonymized CCC names to foster privacy. The color scale associated with each CCC indicates the fraction fi of his/her articles that appear in the select-30 most prominent mainstream sources. b The 100 most-prolific media sources among all CCC articles. Ms denotes the total number of articles for a given media source, tallied across the pooled set of CCC articles. The sources colored magenta are members of the select-30 media source group. c The 100 most-prominent climate change scientists (CCSs) in the media, ranked according to the number of MC articles. d The 100 most-prolific media sources among all CCS articles

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