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Fake News Travels Faster, Study Finds 2018-03-1252531

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A study says fake news or false stories travels six times faster than true stories and reach more people.
一项研究表明相比真实的故事,假新闻的传播速度快六倍。
Researchers from Massachusetts Institute of Technology published their findings in Science journal, March 8th.
麻省理工的研究人员于3月8号在科学杂志上发表了他们的研究成果。
They looked at 126 thousand stories published from 2006 to the end of 2016 that were tweeted millions of times.
他们研究了于2006年至2016年年底前发布,在推特上转发上百万次的126,000条消息。
Scientists found to reach 1500 viewers, it takes an average fake story 10 hours while a true story takes 60.
科学家发现,对于假消息来说,只需10小时就能有1500次浏览量,而真消息需要60个小时才能达到同样的浏览量。
They also asked six different fact-checking organizations to determine what constitutes a fake or not.
他们还要求6个不同的事实鉴定机构去决定什么是假新闻。
About two-thirds of the stories were false, under one-fifth were true and the rest fell under the mixed category.
三分之二的消息都是假的,五分之一以下是真的,其他都是半真半假。
The study also says true stories are not retweeted as much as fake stories.
研究还发现推特上转发的假新闻比真新闻多。
Researchers shared that Twitter helped fund the research but did not have a say on its outcome.
推特赞助了该研究,但是对研究结果没有发言权。
For United News International, I’m Rachel Latham.
国际联合新闻, 我是瑞秋。

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