Geoengineering, news media and metaphors: Framing the controversial

By Matti Luokkanen, Suvi Huttunen, Mikael Hildén (Finland) Public Understanding of Science,February 15, 2013

The authors show that metaphors strengthen a policy-related storyline, while metaphors are rarer in purely descriptive accounts. The choice of metaphor frames the technologies.

Source:http://pus.sagepub.com/content/early/2013/02/14/0963662513475966.abstract