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The Internet Archive has been fighting for 25 years to keep...

Kayla Harris, University of Dayton; Christina Beis, University of Dayton, and Stephanie Shreffler, University of Dayton This year the...

‘Wrong number? Let’s chat’ Maasai herders in East Africa use misdials...

Timothy D. Baird, Virginia Tech; Emily Woodhouse, UCL, and J. Terrence McCabe, University of Colorado Boulder Sometimes wrong numbers...

3 reasons for information exhaustion – and what to do about...

Mark Satta, Wayne State University An endless flow of information is coming at us constantly: It might be an article a friend shared on Facebook...

Here’s what happens when political bubbles collide

Alexander J. Stewart, University of Houston and Joshua B. Plotkin, University of Pennsylvania Social media has transformed how people talk to each other. But social...

You make decisions quicker and based on less information than you...

Nadav Klein, University of Chicago We live in an age of information. In theory, we can learn everything about anyone or anything at the touch...

How can we learn to reject fake news in the digital...

Thomas P. Mackey, SUNY Empire State College and Trudi Jacobson, University at Albany, State University of New York The circulation of fake news through social...

hree ways Facebook could reduce fake news without resorting to censorship

Jennifer Stromer-Galley, Syracuse University The public gets a lot of its news and information from Facebook. Some of it is fake. That presents a problem...

Why the Internet isn’t making us smarter – and how to...

David Dunning, University of Michigan In the hours since I first sat down to write this piece, my laptop tells me the National Basketball Association...

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Wild weather: 4 essential reads about tornadoes and thunderstorms

Jennifer Weeks, The Conversation Springtime in the U.S. is frequently a season for thunderstorms, which can spawn tornadoes. These...