Parsing Science - How Misinformation Spreads Online

<a href="http://soroush.mit.edu/" rel="noopener" target="_blank">Soroush Vosoughi</a> from MIT's <a href="https://www.media.mit.edu/groups/social-machines/overview/" rel="noopener" target="_blank">Laboratory for Social Machines</a> and and Harvard's <a href="https://cyber.harvard.edu/" rel="noopener" target="_blank">Berkman Klein Center</a> talks with us about his research into how false spreads differently than true news in Twitter. His article "<a href="http://science.sciencemag.org/content/359/6380/1146.full" rel="noopener" target="_blank">The spread of true and false news online</a>", co-authored with <a href="http://dkroy.media.mit.edu/" rel="noopener" target="_blank">Deb Roy</a> and <a href="http://mitsloan.mit.edu/faculty-and-research/faculty-directory/detail/?id=19289" rel="noopener" target="_blank">Sinan Aral</a>, was published in the journal <a href="http://science.sciencemag.org/" rel="noopener" target="_blank"><em>Science</em></a> on March 9, 2018.