True science explores the "How" of Creation, not the "Why". Thus, AW Tozer once said that Christians should be the most Critical of all Thinkers, because if the Bible is true then they have nothing to lose in the face of scientific discovery and thus no bias to protect. Conversely, those whose beliefs are not founded upon such a stable bedrock, have much to gain or lose, depending on what scientists discover. Here is another example of this kind of Protectionism that can be seen in Mainstream Media's coverage of science.
Good News About The Great Barrier Reef Is No News for the Mainstream Media - Climate Realism
A recent report citing reef population data from the Australian Institute of Marine Science (AIMS) shows corals on the Great Barrier Reef (GBR) have significantly expanded in number despite repeated bleaching events over the past decade. This good news was treated with a deafening silence by the mainstream media. The “Long-Term Monitoring Program Annual Summary […]