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Research from Norway shows that among the 25 professors that most often were quoted in the media in 2007 – only two were women. This raises the question of whether or not good female role models are portrayed through media. Another example comes from thematic studies in Norway on global warming. Research show that women were absent in articles on the subject, only 11 percent of the articles from the biggest Norwegian newspapers had a female leading voice.
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