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Canadian Military's Wolf Exercise Alarms Nova Scotians

作者:admin 2020-10-17

A fake letter warning of wolf sightings in Nova Scotia caused widespread alarm.Credit...C. Dani & I. Jeske/De Agostini Picture Library, via Getty ImagesBy John IsmayOct. 16, 2020, 9:15 a.m. ETThe warnings showed up more than a week ago in mailboxes i 阅读全文

Heidi Larson Knows How to Build Trust in Vaccines

作者:admin 2020-10-14

Heidi Larson walks to her office at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine.Credit...Edu Bayer for The New York TimesBy Jenny AndersonOct. 13, 2020Updated 9:43 a.m. ETIn late September, Heidi Larson, an anthropologist and the founder of th 阅读全文

¿Por qué las personas creen en teorías conspirativas?

作者:admin 2020-10-02

Credit...Francesco CiccolellaPor Benedict Carey30 de septiembre de 2020Read in EnglishMás de uno de cada tres estadounidenses cree que el gobierno chino diseñó el coronavirus como un arma, y otra tercera parte está convencida de que los Centros para 阅读全文

A Theory About Conspiracy Theories

作者:admin 2020-09-30

Credit...Francesco CiccolellaBy Benedict CareySept. 28, 2020More than 1 in 3 Americans believe that the Chinese government engineered the coronavirus as a weapon, and another third are convinced that the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has 阅读全文

Philippine leader Duterte Lashes Out at Facebook After Fake Accounts Removed

作者:admin 2020-09-30

“I allow you to operate here,” President Rodrigo Duterte of the Philippines said of Facebook on Monday. The company recently took down fake accounts that were promoting his policies, among other activity.Credit...Robinson Ninal Jr./Malacanang Preside 阅读全文

Facebook Takes Down Fake Pages Created in China Aimed at Trump, Biden

作者:admin 2020-09-24

Facebook identified a range of fake accounts pushing information about American and Philippine politics and Chinese activity in the South China Sea. Credit...Jim Wilson/The New York TimesBy Adam Goldman, Sheera Frenkel and Julian E. BarnesSept. 22, 2 阅读全文

Getting Wise to Fake News

作者:admin 2020-09-12

Lindsay Dina takes an online course that helps older people spot online misinformation. “I’ve seen things and thought, ‘Well, that’s not true,’” she said. “But I wasn’t sure how to verify that it wasn’t.”Credit...Desiree Rios for The New York TimesBy 阅读全文

Recognize Misinformation on the Internet

作者:admin 2020-08-24

Credit...Nadia HafidBy Amy YeeAug. 22, 2020Older people are vulnerable to misinformation online even under normal circumstances. But the coronavirus has made the problem especially urgent. Older people are more susceptible to the virus, making discer 阅读全文

Threatened by Facebook Disinformation, a Monk Flees Cambodia

作者:admin 2020-08-24

Luon Sovath, a Cambodian monk and outspoken rights activist who fled Cambodia, in Bangkok last month.Credit...Adam Dean for The New York TimesBy Hannah Beech and Sun NarinAug. 23, 2020, 3:00 a.m. ETBANGKOK — In just four days, the reputation of a Bud 阅读全文

The Glory (and the Taboo) of ‘WAP’

作者:admin 2020-08-20

Cardi B and Megan Thee Stallion.Credit...Photo Illustration by The New York Times; Getty ImagesBy Jen GunterAug. 18, 2020I was thrilled to listen to and watch “WAP,” Cardi B and Megan Thee Stallion’s recently released homage to female sexuality and v 阅读全文