You know the feeling. You open up Twitter to see what's happening online, and ... hmm. Looks like the Illuminati is conspiring to put fluoride in our vaccines. That's what @OpenEyesMaverick666 says, anyway. Ever wonder how fake news gets around the world so fast? Maybe the best way to find out is to try to make some for yourself. That's why Cambridge University researchers have created a game that teaches you how to spread digital lies.
The Game of Lies
A Mental Innoculation
What Is Fake News?
Written by Reuben Westmaas March 19, 2018
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