How 4chan and 8kun users rely on YouTube videos to spread climate change denialism
As journalists and researchers have focused on addressing Covid-19 falsehoods over the past year, conspiracy theories and misinformation linked to an altogether different global crisis — climate change — continued to spread online.
Inside the origins of a conspiracy theory about Myanmar and China
How Chinese-language characters contributed to conspiracy theories about the coup in Myanmar.
The "broadcast" model no longer works in an era of disinformation
We've relied for too long on an outdated top-down view of disinformation.
The 2020 rabbit hole: Why conspiracy theories draw people in
Baseless beliefs have become more popular globally, promising orderly answers to those experiencing confusion, isolation and grief in an upside-down world
How QAnon content endures on social media through visuals and code words
Evolving tactics from QAnon-promoting accounts pose moderation challenges for Facebook, Twitter and YouTube
Coronavirus: How pro-mask posts boost the anti-mask movement
Despite the trending hashtags and media coverage, research shows anti-maskers are often amplified by algorithms, Twitter and the people who mock them.
Lessons on covering coronavirus misinformation from the fallout of 'Plandemic'
Experts weigh in on the viral conspiracy theory video illustrating how disinformation spreads in the ‘infodemic’
3 lessons on the coronavirus 'infodemic' from experts and tech companies
From human psychology to the power of influencers, here are some of the key talking points from the UK Parliament's session on coronavirus misinformation