These sources consist of legitimate science or are evidence-based through credible scientific sourcing. Legitimate science follows the scientific method, is unbiased, and does not use emotional words. These sources also respect the consensus of experts in the given scientific field and strive to publish peer-reviewed science. Some sources in this category may have a slight political bias but adhere to scientific principles. See all Pro-Science sources.
- Overall, we rate the NCEI Pro-Science and very high for factual reporting.
Bias Rating: PRO-SCIENCE
Factual Reporting: VERY HIGH
Press Freedom Rank: MOSTLY FREE
Media Type: Organization/Foundation
Traffic/Popularity: Minimal Traffic
MBFC Credibility Rating: HIGH CREDIBILITY
The United States National Centers for Environmental Information (NCEI), headquartered in Asheville, North Carolina, is the world’s largest active archive of environmental data. The establishment of NCEI was rooted in the dramatic increase in the demand for environmental data and information in the years preceding 2015.
Funded by / Ownership
The United States government funds the NCEI.
Analysis / Bias
In review, NCEI provides an incredible amount of pro-scientific information on climate, geophysical and oceanographic data. All information reviewed is highly factual.
Failed Fact Checks
- None in the Last 5 years
Overall, we rate the NCEI Pro-Science and very high for factual reporting. (D. Van Zandt 2/27/2018) Updated (04/21/2023)
Last Updated on June 27, 2023 by Media Bias Fact Check