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Truth Seeking in Research and Journalism

How to navigate fact and fiction (and everything in between) online.

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Avoiding misinformation online

Fake news, misinformation, and disinformation are rampant on the internet. This guide provides resources and insight into how misinformation spreads, how to spot it out, and how to navigate resources online. 

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How to Separate Fact and Fiction Online

Markham Nolan is a journalist and the Chief Operating Officer of the news site The Recount. In this TED Talk from 2012, he discusses how information spreads online.

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