The coronavirus pandemic is the perfect breeding ground for conspiracy theories. So, what characteristics does a conspiracy theory usually have?
A study has revealed a so-called "infodemic" exacerbated COVID-19 suffering through the spread of rumors and conspiracy theories. The research looked into false notions such as drinking bleach and eating cow dung.
Twitter has said it is removing accounts and blocking content related to the QAnon movement. The far-right conspiracy theory group is popular among supporters of US President Donald Trump.
Conspiracy theories are coming in hard and fast during the COVID-19 pandemic. Some of them even sound plausible. So it's important to know: what makes a conspiracy theory? And why are they so popular?
Some footballers have suffered major setbacks during the coronavirus pandemic, with contracts either canceled or not renewed. Many, including 19-year-old Nick Münch, are keeping fit thanks to professional training camps.
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