The Science of Fake News

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Far from being a touchstone of the truth, knowledge is a Stone Age concept that harms our dealings with the modern world

David Papineau

Aeon, 2019

Artificial intelligence is making it possible for anyone to manipulate audio and video. The biggest threat is that we stop trusting anything at all.

Brooke Borel

Scientific American, 2018

Randomizing news stories reveals broad public impact

Matthew Gentzkow

Science, 2017

As political polarization grows, the arguments we have with one another may be shifting our understanding of truth itself

Mathew Fisher et al.

Scientific American, 2018

Addressing fake news requires a multidisciplinary effort

David M. J. Lazer et al.

Science, 2018


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