Conspiracy Theories

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This eye-opening new podcast investigates the internet’s most dangerous conspiracy

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    Why do people believe in conspiracy theories? Psychologists have the answer

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    From ridicule to reason: how ufology got real

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    24 genuinely brilliant Line Of Duty fan theories

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Yes, that Line Of Duty episode was explosive, but did you spot this key detail?

Warning: this article contains spoilers for episode six of season six of BBC One’s Line Of Duty. Proceed with caution...

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Love conspiracy thrillers? You’ll adore Benedict Cumberbatch’s new Netflix series

Here’s what you need to know about The 39 Steps.

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Kayleigh Dray
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The best podcasts on the dangers of conspiracy theories and fake news

How does misinformation spread? Who is most likely to believe conspiracy theories? Whatever your question, there's a podcast to answer it.

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Why this post about the NHS Covid-19 tracing app is going viral

This Oxford researcher’s post has been shared over by thousands of Facebook users.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Rachel Riley has a message for those spreading lies about coronavirus

“There are a lot of people trying to make money by spreading lies about coronavirus, whether it's quack remedies or stupid conspiracy theories about 5G.”

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These are the 13 wildest conspiracy theories of all time

From “Meghan Markle is a robot” to “5G caused the coronavirus”, we take a look back at history’s wildest conspiracy theories – and the people who believe them.

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The Handmaid’s Tale: this fan theory about Rita makes so much sense

There’s more to Amanda Brugel’s character than meets the eye, it seems…

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Chrissy Teigen briefly removed herself from social media for a disturbing reason

The decision came shortly after she was dragged into the false “Pizzagate” conspiracy

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Kayleigh Dray
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M&S has its say on that Paddington Christmas ad conspiracy theory

Twitter’s reaction to the advert was a tad unexpected

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Kayleigh Dray
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Bake Off fans left scandalised by contestant’s Instagram account

Channel 4 bosses have been forced to respond to the ‘controversy’

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Kayleigh Dray
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