• In politics and pandemics, trolls use fear, anger to drive clicks

    6 days ago - By ScienceDaily

    A new CU Boulder study shows that Facebook ads developed and shared by Russian trolls around the 2016 election were clicked on nine times more than typical social media ads. The authors say the trolls are likely at it again, as the 2020 election approaches and the COVID-19 pandemic wears on.
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  • Social Distancing May Be Working, New Study Hints

    Social Distancing May Be Working, New Study Hints

    6 days ago - By Web MD

    Data show that the number of people with fever that's an early indication of coronavirus infection started falling almost immediately after social distancing measures took effect in some areas, USA Today reported.
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  • Wuhan Study Shows Social Distancing Saves Lives

    Wuhan Study Shows Social Distancing Saves Lives

    6 days ago - By Web MD

    The closures significantly delayed the peak of the epidemic in Wuhan - the epicenter of the worldwide pandemic - and gave the health system the time and opportunity to grow and respond to the crisis, according to the study authors.
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