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Quantifying the Reach and Belief in COVID-19 Misinformation

@article{Nightingale2020QuantifyingTR,
  title={Quantifying the Reach and Belief in COVID-19 Misinformation},
  author={Sophie J. Nightingale and Marc Faddoul and Hany Farid},
  journal={ArXiv},
  year={2020},
  volume={abs/2006.08830}
}
The global COVID-19 pandemic has led to a startling rise in social-media fueled misinformation and conspiracies, leading to dangerous outcomes for our society and health. We quantify the reach and belief in COVID-19 related misinformation, revealing a troubling breadth and depth of misinformation that is highly partisan. 

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