Using emotion and humor to combat science misinformation

Misinformation in public debates about scientific issues such as vaccinations and climate change can be found all over the internet, especially on social media. In a new study, Sara K. Yeo, associate professor of communication at the University of Utah, examines why it’s so difficult to detect science misinformation and suggests that using humor may help […]

Using Humor and Emotion to Combat Science Misinformation

Misinformation in public debates about scientific issues such as vaccinations and climate change can be found all over the internet, especially on social media. In… The post Using Humor and Emotion to Combat Science Misinformation appeared first on SciTechDaily.

Blame Climate Change: Allergy Seasons Are Getting Worse

If you live with seasonal allergies and feel like the pollen seasons feel longer and longer every year, you may be right. New research shows… The post Blame Climate Change: Allergy Seasons Are Getting Worse appeared first on SciTechDaily.