Fact-checking networks fight coronavirus infodemic

Publication Year
Bulletin of Atomic Scientists

Want protection against the coronavirus? Here’s a tip: As you leaf through the pages of a Bible, you will most likely find a single hair. Put this hair into a cup of water and drink it. That’s all you need to do to become immune to COVID-19. And perhaps you don’t need to worry in the first place. Maybe COVID-19 is not such a serious disease to begin with—there’s video footage, after all, of hospital patients dancing and laughing in face masks.

Publication Topic
Politics and Public Opinion
Publication Type
Policy Article