John Cook, Part II: Identifying Misinformation

Premiere DateFeb 19, 2018
Categories Culture Politics Talk
00:00 Intro
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00:51 John Cook
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01:31 Other Arguments Besides Climate Change
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03:35 Importance of Identifying Misinformation
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05:31 Misinformation in Other Areas
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09:00 Skeptical Science
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10:49 Outro
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11:19 Another Age Robert Earl Thomas
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15:11 Finish
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In Part II, John Cook discusses how misinformation has spread to areas outside of science and the importance of identifying misinformation in the era of fake news.

John Cook is a research assistant professor at the Center for Climate Change Communication at George Mason University and founder of the website Skeptical Science. He also hosts the podcast Evidence Squared. Click here to read more about his most recent study.

Joe Virgillito is a staff writer and podcast producer at BTRtoday He is a graduate of Quinnipiac University with a degree in journalism. In his spare time, he enjoys reading and wandering around aimlessly, as…

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