Author: Ana Faguy, USA TODAY

Show Caption Hide Caption Climate change is slowly killing forests of Yosemite National ParkA 22-year drought, fires and hotter summers from climate change are threatening Yosemite National Park’s landscape.Damien Henderson, USA TODAYThe claim: Image shows CNN headline claiming climate change will return next summerIncreased news coverage of climate change impacts has spurred an increase of climate misinformation online. A Sept. 8 Instagram post, which accrued more than 30 likes in a week, is just one example. The post claimed CNN ran a story announcing the return of climate change next summer. The purported image spread widely on Twitter and Instagram. One Sept. 9 Instagram post accrued…

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Show Caption Hide Caption Climate change is slowly killing forests of Yosemite National ParkA 22-year drought, fires and hotter summers from climate change are threatening Yosemite National Park’s landscape.Damien Henderson, USA TODAYThe claim: Image shows CNN headline claiming climate change will return next summerIncreased news coverage of climate change impacts has spurred an increase of climate misinformation online. A Sept. 8 Instagram post, which accrued more than 30 likes in a week, is just one example. The post claimed CNN ran a story announcing the return of climate change next summer. The purported image spread widely on Twitter and Instagram. One Sept. 9 Instagram post accrued…

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