On social media lies spread faster, deeper, and more broadly than the truth.

Here is the link to the widely reported open access Science Magazine article by Vosoughi et al. showing that social media propagate false news more rapidly and deeply than true news. (They also discuss their findings in a NYTimes ‘Grey Matter’ piece.) The Science summary and abstract:

Read more: http://mindblog.dericbownds.net/2018/03/on-social-media-lies-spread-faster.html

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