What causes #pareidolia and how can we use this to debunk some hilarious conspiracy read more...

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Columbia Journalism ReviewHow #misinformation #spreads on WeChatColumbia Journalism ReviewThe popular and opaque social media app WeChat has been largely overlooked as a culprit in spreading misinformation during and after the 2016 election season. Anti-Hillary memes and conspiracy theories about sharia law found their way onto the read more...

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Columbia Journalism ReviewHow #misinformation #spreads on WeChatColumbia Journalism ReviewThe popular and opaque social media app WeChat has been largely overlooked as a culprit in spreading misinformation during and after the 2016 election season. Anti-Hillary memes and conspiracy theories about sharia law found their way onto the read more...

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Columbia Journalism ReviewHow #misinformation #spreads on WeChatColumbia Journalism ReviewThe popular and opaque social media app WeChat has been largely overlooked as a culprit in spreading misinformation during and after the 2016 election season. Anti-Hillary memes and conspiracy theories about sharia law found their way onto the read more...

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Columbia Journalism ReviewHow #misinformation #spreads on WeChatColumbia Journalism ReviewThe popular and opaque social media app WeChat has been largely overlooked as a culprit in spreading misinformation during and after the 2016 election season. Anti-Hillary memes and conspiracy theories about sharia law found their way onto the read more...

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Just last week I discussed a study looking at the correlation between #belief in #conspiracy theories and hyperactive pattern recognition. The quick version is this – belief in false #patterns (such as bizarre conspiracy theories) results from a tendency to detect false patterns and a lack of filtering out those detections. The question for psychologists read more...

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The president's chief of staff was supposed to be a rare #voice of reason in the White House, instead he denigrates women and espouses conspiracy #theories and read more...

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The discovery of a Jupiter-sized planet around a red dwarf star has caused astronomers to #rethink some of their #theories on planet formation. The post “Monster Planet” Discovered, Makes Scientists Rethink Theories of Planetary Formation appeared first on Universe read more...

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Well, the College for Creative Studies has some theories. And they put them all together in a new #exhibit they're #calling Shoetopia! The exhibit is the first of its kind in the country, and Detroit's an interesting #place for Shoetopia! to take read more...

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Prospective jurors faced questions on #mass shootings, #conspiracy #theories and more.<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/hcn/most-recent/~4/6uM947wtFks" height="1" width="1" read more...

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Cosmology.comDarwin's Aliens: Alien Evolution Theories Stolen and Plagiarized by Oxford's LevinCosmology.comThe third rate "International Journal of Astrobiology" has a reputation for refusing or failing to peer review, and Samuel Levin, a low level Jewish "researcher" at Oxford, took advantage of these lax review policies to paraphrase and submit and read more...

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International Business TimesWho Wins 'Game Of Thrones?' 8 Theories For How HBO Series EndsInternational Business TimesEver since the show confirmed that Jon Snow was indeed the bastard child #of Lyanna Stark and Rhaegar Targaryen, there has been a commotion for him to become the King of the Seven Kingdoms. Those calls only became stronger after the Season 7 finale ...and read more...

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Some #fan theories are just more fun than others, especially when they involve real life and the fictional town of Hawkins, Indiana colliding. Here?s what?s great about a mega-popular show like Stranger Things 2: everybody ends up either concocting or read more...

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That #there is nothing in this latest crop of paperwork to support the varied and fantastical conspiracy theories about JFK is not surprising Newsmakers/Getty There is a neat irony in the fact that it was Donald Trump?s #decision to release so many read more...

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Cosmology.comDarwin's Aliens: Alien Evolution Theories PlagiarizedCosmology.comThe third rate and rather obscure "International Journal of Astrobiology" has a history of refusing or failing to peer #review, and Samuel Levin, a "researcher" at Oxford, took advantage of these lax review policies to paraphrase and submit and publish read more...

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Cosmology.comDarwin's Aliens: Alien Evolution Theories Plagiarized by Oxford's LevinCosmology.comThe third rate and rather obscure "International Journal of Astrobiology" has a history of refusing or failing to peer #review, and Samuel Levin, a "researcher" at Oxford, took advantage of these lax review policies to paraphrase and submit and publish read more...

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The verdict is still up in the air when it comes to Jon Jones’ most recent failed drug test that had him stripped of the title he won from Daniel Cormier. There have been various theories about what he was taking, and Joe Rogan just revealed one theory on his podcast in a Fight Recap […] The post Joe Rogan Says Jon Jones May Have Snorted Coke Tainted With Steroids appeared first on read more...

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When I look back at my time as a CIO, I often say it was only half-Dickensian. I bet you can guess which half! Legacy was rampant. Ops models and operating frameworks where based on dated theories. Just as folks felt like they were getting a handle on things, what happens but this thing #called read more...

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USA TODAYGoogle shared #conspiracy theories that sought to tie Texas shooter to #antifa movementUSA TODAYMinutes after officials identified the shooter in Sunday's Texas church massacre, conspiracy theorists began spreading misinformation online that tied the man to the left-wing movement known as antifa. Google, Facebook, Twitter and YouTube helped make ...Google Autocompletes Antifa Conspiracy Theory After Texas MassacreDaily BeastGoogle and YouTube spread false claims Texas shooting suspect had leftwing tiesThe Guardianall 41 news read more...

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USA TODAYGoogle shared #conspiracy theories that sought to tie Texas shooter to #antifa movementUSA TODAYMinutes after officials identified the shooter in Sunday's Texas church massacre, conspiracy theorists began spreading misinformation online that tied the man to the left-wing movement known as antifa. Google, Facebook, Twitter and YouTube helped make ...Google Autocompletes Antifa Conspiracy Theory After Texas MassacreDaily BeastGoogle and YouTube spread false claims Texas shooting suspect had leftwing tiesThe Guardianall 41 news read more...

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