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Political Science

Political Science is the study of policies, processes, behavior, and institutions, which have an effect on society, and components of society.

Fact checking web sites

Fact news game

How good are you at spotting fake news?  Try these examples:

Bad News, a simulation game which allows you to manage a fake news publication by putting you in charge of the content.

Facticious, a game which is like Tender, the dating app.  You can read more about how the game was developed at American University here.

Pew Quiz, to see how well you can tell fact from opinion

Deep Fakes

What is Deepfake? It is using artificial intelligence (AI) to alter video content so that something appears different than reality.  The definition was named for a Reddit user named Deepfake who used technology to alter photographs of real people.