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  • Fake news spreads faster than true news on Twitter—thanks to people, not bots

    Science Magazine - 03/08/2018

    The research gives you a sense of how much of a problem fake news is, both because of its scale and because of our own tendencies to share misinformation, says David Lazer, a computational social scientist at Northeastern University in Boston who co-wrote a policy perspective on the science of fake news that was also published today in Science.

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