These sources consist of legitimate science or are evidence based through the use of 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.
Factual Reporting: HIGH
Notes: According to Scripps Institution of Oceanography mission statement their mission is to: “seek, teach, and communicate scientific understanding of the oceans, atmosphere, Earth, and other planets for the benefit of society and the environment.”
In review, Scripps Institution of Oceanography is a straightforward peer reviewed science source that has been in existence since 1903. This is a pro-science source that is over 100 years old and an authority on oceanography. (D. Van Zandt 3/2/2018)