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.
- Overall, we rate the Society for Science & the Public Pro-Science based on evidence-based information and Very-High in factual reporting due to proper sourcing and a clean fact check record.
Bias Rating: PRO-SCIENCE
Factual Reporting: VERY-HIGH
Country: USA (44/180 Press Freedom)
Media Type: Organization/Foundation
Traffic/Popularity: Medium Traffic
MBFC Credibility Rating: HIGH CREDIBILITY
Founded in 1921, the Society for Science & the Public (SSP), formerly known as Science Service, is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization dedicated to the promotion of science through its science education programs and publications, including the bi-weekly Science News magazine and the free-accessible online Science News for Students.
Funded by / Ownership
Society for Science & the Public (SSP) is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization funded through donations and provides transparency with financials.
Analysis / Bias
The Society for Science & the Public provides accurate science news and opportunities to subscribing members and alumni of our competitions worldwide. The blog provides news primarily about the society, such as this Eight Broadcom MASTERS International delegates building the future today. The website also features a link to their publication Science News that Media Bias Fact Check rates Pro-Science and very-high in factual reporting. In general, SSP is Pro-science and very high in factual reporting as well.
Failed Fact Checks
- None in the Last 5 years
Overall, we rate the Society for Science & the Public Pro-Science based on evidence-based information and Very-High in factual reporting due to proper sourcing and a clean fact check record. (D. Van Zandt 5/30/2017) Updated (5/27/2021)
Last Updated on May 27, 2021 by Media Bias Fact Check