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Cambridge Social Decision-Making Lab

Department of Psychology

People Magazine (3/2024)

"Kate Middleton Online Conspiracy Theories Linked to Russian-Based Disinformation Campaign"


NBC News (3/2024)

"Shadowy Russian actors spread Princess Kate conspiracies, analysis finds"


CBS 60 Minutes (3/2024)

"How Prebunking Misinformation Works"


New York Times (3/2024)

"Health Misinformation is Evolving. Here's How to Spot It"


The Psychologist (3/2024)

"Jon Ronson and Sander van der Linden in conversation


WIRED (1/2024)

"AI-Generated Fake News Is Coming to an Election Near You'"


Scientific American (1/2024)

"Disinformation is the real threat to public health and democracy'"


PBS Newshour (1/2024)

As COVID cases rise, doctors worry about the consequences of misinformation'"


Dazed (1/2024)

"Do young people have a climate denial problem'"


BylineTimes (1/2024)

"Elon Musk’s War Against Science, Evidence and Objective Truth'"


Business Insider (10/2023)

"The rampant spread of fake X posts about the Israel-Gaza conflict is 'a direct result of Elon Musk's policies,' misinformation expert says'"


New Scientist (10/2023)

"Online game could deter people from being radicalised into terrorism'"


Newsweek (10/2023)

"Vaccine Against Conspiracy Theories Could be Closer Than You Think'"


Daily Express (10/2023)

"We can now vaccinate against conspiracy theories - and we should'"


National Academy of Science (8/2023)

"How to mitigate misinformation'"


WIRED (8/2023)

"This psychologist wants to vaccinate you against fake news'"


Scientific American (7/2023)

"How susceptible are you to misinformation? There's a test you can take'"


Telegraph (7/2023)

"Schools 'should teach children how to spot conspiracy theories'"


YouGov (6/2023)

"How well can Americans distinguish real news headlines from fake ones?"


Business Insider (6/2023)

"Boomers are memed for falling for fake news but are better at identifying online misinformation, survey finds"


Forbes (6/2023)

"Gen Z and Millenials more likely to fall for fake news than older people, test finds"


The Washington Post (4/2023)

"Political polarization fuels medical misinformation"


WIRED (4/2023)

"A small town became the center of a QAnon storm. It's fighting back."


Economist (4/2023)

"Games are a weapon in the war on disinformation"


Globe and Mail (3/2023)

"Can we inoculate our brains against misinformation?"


Sky News (3/2023)

"Climate change: why we struggle to process the doom"


TIME (3/2023)

"How to encourage more climate-friendly habits, according to science"


Scientific American (3/2023)

"There's a psychological vaccine against misinformation"


Ars Technica (3/2023)

"Little rewards get people to see truth in politically unfavorable info"


The New York Times (3/2023)

"This is Trump's Magic Trick"


The Washington Post (2/2023)

"No, 15-minute cities aren't a threat to civil liberties"


Sky News (2/2023)

"Prebunking: The new tactic to help people spot fake news?"


Euronews (2/2023)

"Google expands its 'prebunking' campaign to fight fake news in Europe?"


The Guardian (2/2023)

"Why are Britons so susceptible to misinformation and what can we do about it?"


The Guardian (2/2023)

"Why are Britons so susceptible to misinformation and what can we do about it?"


Rolling Stone (2/2023)

"Who is @Catturd2, the Sh-tposting King of MAGA twitter?"


Forbes (2/2023)

"Try these FOOLPROOF techniques to keep trust high at work"


Newsweek (2/2023)

"Yolk Defense Against COVID? Chicken Egg Shortage Fuels Conspiracy Theories"


Telegraph (2/2023)

"The man who is trying to save the world from toxic conspiracy theories"


Rolling Stone (1/2023)

"Far-right superstars are failing on Rumble. Who's winning?"


APA (1/2023)

"Psychologists are taking aim at misinformation with these powerful strategies"


New York Times (12/2022)

"Quiz: What's the best way to shrink your carbon footprint?


AAMC (12/2022)

"Can people be immunized against disinformation?"


France 24 (11/2022)

"Possibility for real scientific discovery: US steps up investigations into UFOs?"


NPR (10/2022)

"False information is everywhere. 'Prebunking' tries to head it off early"


New York Times (10/2022)

"Misinformation swirls in non-English languages ahead of midterms"


European Parliament (9/2022)

"van der Linden on how psychological inoculation protects against false news"


PNAS (9/2022)

"Researchers reveal a wide ranging 'vaccine' against misinformation"


Nieman Lab (9/2022)

"Vaccinating people against fake news"


The New York Times (8/2022)

"Google finds 'inoculating' people against misinformation helps blunt its power"


NBC (8/2022)

"Google is trying out 'pre-bunking' in an effort to counter misinformation"


BBC (8/2022)

"YouTube to show ads educating users about fake news"


Associated Press (8/2022)

"Prebunking shows promise in fight against misinformation"


The Conversation (8/2022)

"YouTube: How a team of scientists worked to inoculate a million users against misinformation"


BBC (7/2022)

"Climate change: How to talk to a denier"


APS (5/2022)

"Vaccinating against bunk: curbing viral misinformation"


AAMC (5/2022)

"Why do so many Americans distrust science?"


TheJournal (5/2022)

"Can people be "inoculated" against false news?"


VOX (4/2022)

"How conspiracy theories went mainstream"


NPR (4/2022)

"Their mom died of COVID-19. They say conspiracy theories are what really killed her"


New Statesman (3/2022)

"From QAnon to anti-vax: Can you cure a conspiracy theorist?"


BBC (2/2022)

"Fake news: The game that shows people how to spread misinformation"


Tech Radar (2/2022)

"Cost Spotify's stance on Joe Rogan cost its listeners?"


The Guardian (12/2021)

"The best way to deal with Covid myths this Christmas? Prebunk rather than debunk"


Forbes (11/2021)

"5 Big Lies About Climate Change and How Researchers Trained a Machine To Spot Them"


The Guardian (11/2021)

"The Big Idea: Are We Really So Polarized?"


The Conversation (11/2021)

"Climate change misinformation fools too many people - but there are ways to combat it"


Sky News (11/2021)

"Many people are confused by and distrust climate change information, poll suggests"


Times (10/2021)

"Manifesting": It's the buzzword of 2021"


WIRED (8/2021)

"'Prebunking' health misinformation tropes can stop their spread"


Sky News (08/2021)

"Climate change: Can gaming make us go greener?


Fortune (8/2021)

"It’s huge’: Inside the black market for counterfeit COVID vaccine passports"


WIRED (8/2021)

"You all need to stop with the COVID schadenfraude"


The Washington Post (7/2021)

"Why Facebook, really, really doesn't want to discourage extremism'"


BBC Future (7/2021)

"South America's bitter divide over a toxic 'covid cure'


The Guardian (6/2021)

"From viral videos to Fox News: how rightwing media fueled the critical race theory panic'"


NBC News (6/2021)

"How to go viral on social media? Attack a political opponent, study says"


Business Insider (6/2021)

"Dunking on a political opponent is one of the most effective ways to go viral, a study of almost 3 million social media posts suggests"


Independent (6/2021)

"Negative posts get twice as much engagement than positive ones, study finds"


Gizmodo (6/2021)

"Researchers produce obvious study on dunking, because they're nerds"


The Times (6/2021)

"Hostile posts are more likely to go viral"


BBC News (6/2021)

"Political trolling twice as popular as positivity, study suggests"


Telegraph (6/2021)

"After a year of fear, will we learn to take risks again? "


Metro (6/2021)

"Mocking political opponents online is the best way to go viral"


Science News (5/2021)

"Climate change disinformation is evolving. So are efforts to fight back"


Discover Magazine (5/2021)

"Fake news spreads like a virus. These new online games could help vaccinate people against misinformation"


Deutsche Welle (5/2021)

"The Gen Z climate activists going viral on TikTok"


US News & World Report (5/2021)

"Viral thoughts: Why COVID-19 conspiracies persist"


Science News (5/2021)

"How to detect, resist, and counter the flood of fake news"


WHO (4/2021)

"Fighting misinformation in the time of COVID-19, one click at a time"


BBC Science Focus (4/2021)

"How to make the internet great again...according to the experts'"


BBC News (4/2021)

"Vitamin D: the truth about an alleged COVID 'cover up'"


Google Jigsaw (3/2021)

"Can inoculation build broad-scale resistance to misinformation?"


Salon (3/2021)

"7 ways to avoid becoming a misinformation superspreader"


Deutsche Welle (3/2021)

"Facebook launches climate project to tackle misinformation"


Rolling Stone (2/2021)

"The Disinformation Vaccine: Is There a Cure for Conspiracy Theories?"


Behavioral Scientist (2/2021)

"A New Way to Inoculate People Against Misinformation"


Guardian (2/2021)

"Facebook announces UK trial to tackle climate misinformation"


Fortune (2/2021)

"Facebook puts more muscle into fighting misinformation around climate change"


Mashable (2/2021)

"Facebook to add labels to climate change posts"


The Hill (2/2021)

"Facebook to debunk climate change myths"


Facebook News (2/2021)

"Connecting People With Credible Climate Change Information"


SPSP (2/2021)

"Don't just debunk, prebunk: inoculate yourself against digital misinformation"


ABC (2/2021)

"Can a 'psychological vaccine' protect against fake news and COVID misinformation?"


CTV News (1/2021)

"Yes, there really is a 'Greta Thunberg effect,' new research reveals"


The Conversation (2/2021)

"Greta Thunberg effect: people familiar with young climate activist may be more likely to act"


VOX (1/2021)

"Two-thirds of the world's population think climate change is an emergency"


NBC (1/2021)

"Covid misinformation takes its toll on British doctors, teachers"


Boston Globe (1/2021)

"The gift of being unsure of what to do"


Annual Reviews of Psychology (1/2021)

"The enduring allure of conspiracies"


American Psychological Association (1/2021)

"Controlling the spread of misinformation"


National Geographic (1/2021)

"Why people latch on to conspiracy theories, according to science"


GRIST (12/2020)

"The new game ‘Cranky Uncle’ is a vaccine against fake news"


NBC (12/2020)

"How to talk to your friends and family about Covid, vaccines and wearing masks"


Guardian (11/2020)

"It's only fake-believe: how to deal with a conspiracy theorist"


Vox (11/2020)

"Conspiracy theories, explained"


Nature News (11/2020)

"Five rules for evidence communication"


Forbes (11/2020)

"People Spot Misinformation Better After Playing A New Game Where They Undermine Democracy"


Business Insider (11/2020)

"Cambridge University launches new anti-fake news game to teach online users how to keep misinformation from going viral"


Daily Mail (11/2020)

"Online game developed by Cambridge psychologists teaches players to sniff out 'fake news' by encouraging them to use tactics like trolling to sabotage elections and undermine democracy"


Vice (11/2020)

"Homeland Security Funded This Game About Destabilizing a Small U.S. Town"


Daily Mail (10/2020)

"Up to ONE-THIRD of people believe unproven theories that the coronavirus was made in a Chinese lab, data reveals"


TED Education (10/2020)

"Can you outsmart a troll?"


Science Magazine (10/2020)

"Jury duty for global warming: citizen groups help solve the puzzle of climate action."


NBC (10/2020)

"Twitter launches 'pre-bunks' to get ahead of voting misinformation."


CBS Inside Edition (10/2020)

"How the 9/11 Conspiracy Documentary ‘Loose Change’ Changed the Way Misinformation Spreads."


CNET (10/2020)

"How COVID-19 infected the world with lies"


Business Insider (10/2020)

"23% of Americans think the coronavirus was created in a Chinese lab, a survey suggests. Here's why that conspiracy theory is bogus."


LA Times (10/2020)

"Why do conspiracy theories about pedophilia hold such sway with some conservatives?"


The Guardian (10/2020)

"Poor numerical literacy linked to greater susceptibility to Covid-19 fake news"


Yahoo (10/2020)

"Vaccine reluctance linked to belief in virus hoaxes, study"


Daily Mail (10/2020)

"One in EIGHT believes Covid-19 pandemic is a 'plot', new Figures reveal "


Daily Mail (10/2020)

"Up to ONE-THIRD of people believe unproven theories that the coronavirus was made in a Chinese lab, data reveals "


Fast Company (10/2020)

"This game can stop people from falling for COVID-19 conspiracies "


Yahoo! News (10/2020)

"Cambridge University releases online game to help people spot fake Covid-19 news"


Daily Mail (10/2020)

"Go Viral! Cambridge University and UK Government release an online game designed to teach people to spot fake Covid-19 news on social media"


BBC (8/2020)

"The surprising upsides of worrying"


Telegraph (7/2020)

"Rise of the anti-maskers: The psychology of why face coverings are causing so much upset"


PNAS News (7/2020)

"Finding a vaccine for misinformation"


New Statesman (7/2020)

"We're tackling social media disinformation all wrong - here's how to fix it"


BBC (7/2020)

"Coronavirus: How will London's economy look after lockdown?"


The Times (6/2020)

"As lockdown eases, we need clear rules for public spaces"


Science Museum Group (6/2020)

"Coronavirus: What's safe and what's not"


The Times (6/2020)

"Customers will be too scared to rush back to the shops"


ABC News (5/2020)

"How coronavirus 'changes the game' for the anti-vaccination movement"


WIRED (5/2020)

"Which face mask should you buy?"


Fast Company (5/2020)

"People who believe COVID-19 conspiracies have these 7 tendencies"


World Economic Forum (5/2020)

"The 7 traits of conspiratorial thinking"


Politico (5/2020)

"Vaccine skeptics threaten Europe's bid to beat coronavirus"


Ars Technica (5/2020)

"Do we need behavioural science to get through this?"


The Psychologist (5/2020)

"Vaccinating against viruses of the mind"


US News & World Report (5/2020)

"Index: UK., Spain Most Concerned about COVID-19 "


Politico (4/2020)

"Public health experts are now the bad guys"


Fast Company (4/2020)

"Leaders, it's okay to be uncertain"


The New York Times (4/2020)

"Embracing the uncertainties"


CBC (4/2020)

"5 myths about detecting, preventing COVID-19"


The Guardian (3/2020)

"Accurate, honest, and transparent: how leaders should communicate about coronavirus"


American Scholar (3/2020)

"Separating Viral Truths And Lies"


Washington Post (3/2020)

"The Health 202: Number of U.S. coronavirus deaths will depend on how many older people are exposed"


CNBC (3/2020)

"'Here's why people are panic buying and stockpiling toilet paper to cope with coronavirus fears"


CNN (2/2020)

"'Oil and gas companies 'invest' money on members of Congress with anti-environment voting records, study says"


The Guardian (2/2020)

"'Oil and gas industry rewards US lawmakers who oppose environmental protections – study"


Dell Technologies (2/2020)

"'Can Games Outsmart Fake News?"


BBC Science Focus (1/2020)

"'Climate change: should we change the terminology?"


Big Think (12/2019)

"'A New Year’s resolution to make a difference: Help others"


WIRED (12/2019)

"'How to explain the climate crisis to your boomer this Christmas"


NPR (12/2019)

"'Troll Watch: How to be an online troll"


The Guardian (12/2019)

"'Cranky Uncle game takes on climate crisis denial and fake news"


Reuters (12/2019)

"'Cranky uncle' game offers a vaccination against climate disinformation"


American Psychological Association (10/2019)

"Confronting the climate crisis"


Financial Times (10/2019)

"New tools are evolving in the fight against deep fakes"


Reasons to be Cheerful Podcast (10/2019)

"Fake it 'til you break it: challenging the spread of disinformation"


The New York Times (10/2019)

"The secret jailhouse garden of Rikers island"


The New York Times (07/2019)

"Following the money that undermines climate science"


Grist (07/2019)

"What shapes your beliefs about the climate crisis? It's not just left vs. right."


LA Times (07/2019)

"Want to do something about global warming? Talk about it with your family and friends"


Greater Good Magazine (07/2019)

"What are the solutions to political polarization?"


CNN (06/2019)

"Researchers have created a 'vaccine' for fake news. It's a game"


CBC (06/2019)

"This game makes players better at spotting disinformation after just 15 minutes, study finds"


Nieman Lab (06/2019)

"Yes, it’s worth arguing with science deniers — and here are some techniques you can use"


U.S. News & World Report (06/2019)

"Online Game Helps Fight the Spread of Fake News: Study"


Big Think (06/2019)

"Cambridge scientists create a successful "vaccine" against fake news"


Yahoo! News (06/2019)

"Online game helps fight the spread of fake news - study"


Nasdaq (06/2019)

"Online game helps fight the spread of fake news"


The New York Times (06/2019)

"Online Game Helps Fight the Spread of Fake News: Study"


Scientific American (06/2019)

"How to Debate a Science Denier"


TechXplore (06/2019)

"Fake news 'vaccine' works: 'Pre-bunking' game reduces susceptibility to disinformation"


CNA (06/2019)

"Online game helps fight the spread of fake news: Study"


CNBC (06/2019)

"Scientists claim online game ‘vaccinates’ players against fake news"


Reuters (06/2019)

"Online game helps fight the spread of fake news - study"


Metro (06/2019)

"We're in an age of 'apocalypse anxiety' and will never stop worrying about doomsday"


Medscape (05/2019)

"A prescription for treating fake health news"


Hay Festival (05/2019)

"Vaccinating against fake news"


Naked Scientists (05/2019)

"Psychology of the anti-vax movement"


The British Psychological Society (05/2019)

"Inoculating against misinformation"


The New York Times (05/2019)

"These Days, It’s Not About the Polar Bears"


SPSP (05/2019)

"Perceived Scientific Consensus as a Gateway to Bridging the Climate Change Divide"


WIRED (03/2019)

"15 Top Thinkers Predict the Biggest Tech Breakthroughs in our lifetime"


Telegraph (03/2019)

"10 tips on how to spot fake news"


British Psychological Society (03/2019)

"Secret lives, myth, fake news and more at Hay"


Scientific American (01/2019)

"Which Countries Are the Stars of World History?"


Yale Daily News (01/2019)

"Research suggests strategies to combat scientific misinformation"


Greater Good Magazine (01/2019)

"Is Social Media Driving Political Polarization?"


Quartz Africa (01/2019)

"WhatsApp has engaged teams of scientists to help beat its fake news problem"


WIRED (01/2019)

"A huge study into the impact of fake news has surprising results."


Big Think (01/2019)

"4 anti-scientific beliefs and their damaging consequences."


The Conversation (01/2019)

"WhatsApp wants researchers to tackle its fake news problem – here’s our idea."


The Washington Post (12/2018)

"Liberals and conservatives see sexual harassment claims very differently. This explains why."


Cambridge Alumni Magazine (11/2018)


BBC (11/2018)

"Could this be the cure for fake news?"


Poynter (11/2018)

"WhatsApp awards $1 million for misinformation research"


Wired (11/2018)

"After murder and violence, here's how WhatsApp will fight fake news"


Forbes (10/2018)

"China Have The Best Human Rights Policy': Trump, Or An AI Algorithm?"


The Independent (10/2018)

"People think before Brexit or Trump there was a golden age of internet news - what nonsense"


The Guardian (10/2018)

"Trump thinks scientists are split on climate change. So do most Americans"


NewStatesman (10/2018)

"Why the invention of the fridge could be responsible for our love of fake news"


Varsity (09/2018)

"Yawning at the catastrophe: the psychology of climate change"


Stanford Social Innovation Review (08/2018)

"The Science of What Makes People Care"


Grist (08/2018)

"A climate denial video has 6 million views. Facebook doesn't care".


Fast Company Design (07/2018)

"Meet 4 design heroes who are defending democracy online"


Oxford University Press (06/2018)

"Bridging partisan divides over scientific issues"


The Times (05/2018)

"Facebook news addicts lack political insight"


New York Times (05/2018)

"Kale, Not Jail: Urban Farming Nonprofit Helps Ex-Cons Re-enter Society"


Yale Daily News (04/2018)

"Study explores discrepancy between scientists', public's views on climate change"


Think Progress (04/2018)

"Here’s what happens when you tell people the scientific consensus on climate change: You can turn red states green"


New Statesman (04/2018)

"The Science Behind Why We Always Pick the Same Meal"


Scientific American (04/2018)

"Psychological Weapons of Mass Persuasion"


The Guardian (04/2018)

"Why Americans are still Clueless about the 97% Expert Climate Consensus'"


NPR (03/2018)

"Spot Fake News by Making it'"


Pacific Standard Magazine (03/2018)

"What's the Best Way to Inspire Positive Environmental Behavior?'"


Financial Times (03/2018)

"Forget Flu, it's Time for Your Fake News Jab'"


BBC News (02/2018)

"Game Helps Players Spot 'Fake News'"


World Economic Forum (02/2018)

"This Online Game Can 'Vaccinate' You Against Fake News'"


Huffington Post (02/2018)

"This Video Game Lets You Build A Fake News Empire"


The Times (02/2018)

"How to Beat Fake News: Write Your Own"


The Guardian (02/2018)

"Bad News: The Game Researchers Hope Will 'Vaccinate' Public Against Fake News"


The Verge (02/2018)

"Bad News Makes You a Fake News Mogul To Teach You Their Tricks"


Pacific Standard Magazine (02/2018)

"How to Immunize Yourself Against Fake News"


Yahoo News (02/2018)

"Can You Spot Fake News? Scientists Create Web Game to 'Vaccinate' People Against Online Lies"


Newsweek (02/2018)

"Fake News Game Wants to Vaccinate People Against Russian Trolls"


Fast Company Design (02/2018)

"Can You Build a Fake News Empire? Test Your Conspiracy Skills With This Game"


MIT Technology Review (02/2018)

"This Video Game Wants To Be a Fake News Vaccine "


BBC Cambridge (01/2018)

"Altruism in Humans: What Makes Us Special?"


BBC Newsbeat (01/2018)

"The Impact of January Health Crazes".


BBC World Service (12/2017)

"The Why Factor: The Crowd".


The Guardian (12/2017)

"Research shows that certain facts can still change conservatives’ minds".


Cosmos Magazine (12/2017)

"Study finds conservatives can change their minds".


Pacific Standard Magazine (12/2017)

"Showing conservatives the scientific consensus on climate change can shift their views on the issue.


Mental Daily (12/2017)

"The virality equation: Researchers describe the psychology of viral content".


The Washington Post (11/2017)

"How to persuade people that climate change is real".


The New York Times (11/2017)

"Was our profile of a nazi sympathizer..too sympathetic?"


The Atlantic (11/2017)

"The muslim overpopulation myth that just won't die".


Behavioural Public Policy (10/2017)

"Could we use "cognitive vaccination" against "Anti-vaxx"?".


Nature News (10/2017)

"The ice bucket challenge delivers".


Stanford Social Innovation Review (09/2017)

"The back-of-the-envelope guide to communications strategy".


Scientific American Mind (09/2017)

"Donald Trump and the Psychology of Doom and Gloom".


Wired & the Guardian (07/2017)

"Facts have to prevail over fear, says CEO of the Gates Foundation".


ResearchGate (06/2017)

"Scientists comment on the US withdrawal from the Paris agreement"


Vox (05/2017)

"Scientists are testing a “vaccine” against climate change denial"


Stanford Social Innovation Review (04/2017)

"To win against false information, we must play offense"


The Times (02/2017)

"Fundraising crazes driven by narcissism"


Nature Scientific American (02/2017)

"The surprisingly short life of viral social movements"


Mashable (02/2017)

"The psychology behind why some charity campaigns go viral and others don't"


The Wireless (02/2017)

"There's a formula for changing the world with 'clicktivism'"


The Los Angeles Times (01/2017)

"It's possible to 'vaccinate' Americans against fake news, experiment shows"


The International Business Times (01/2017

"A fake news vaccine? Climate change misinformation can be fought

with ‘inoculation,’ scientists say"


The BBC (01/2017)

"Cambridge scientists consider fake news 'vaccine'"


The Huffington Post (01/2017)

"Now a new 'vaccine' to help inoculate the public against misinformation"


Forbes (01/2017)

"Psychological vaccine' may protect against fake news, alternative facts"


Fox News (01/2017)

"Fake news 'vaccine' could stop spread of false information"


CBC News (01/2017)

"Psychologists say they can inoculate people against fake news"


ABC News (01/2017)

"Scientists develop fake news 'vaccine' to combat climate change myths"


NOS and NRC (Dutch, 01/2017)

"Zo vaccineer je mensen tegen nepnieuws"


The Guardian (01/2017)

"Study: real facts can beat 'alternative facts' if boosted by inoculation"


New York Magazine (01/2017)

"Psychologists have developed a ‘vaccine’ against fake news"


Newsweek (01/2017)

"Scientists devise fake news 'vaccine'


Vice (01/2017)

"Psychologists have discovered a way to 'inoculate' people against fake news"


Big Think (01/2017)

"Researchers find a “vaccine” for climate change skeptics"


The Psychologist (11/2016)

"Creating a climate for change"


ResearchGate (11/2016)

"Researchers react to the election of Donald Trump"


Quartz (10/2016)

"The psychological conceit that explains how Trump can deny facts

over and over with a straight face"


Time Magazine (8/2016)

"Most Americans think their opinion on guns is widely shared"


Politico (08/2016)

"Where the confederacy is rising again"


Reader's Digest (07/2016)

"12 clues to spot a narcissist"


Time Magazine (06/2016)

"How in touch are you with America on gun control?


Huffington Post (05/2016)

"Why we don’t worry more about climate change"


The Washington Post (03/2016)

"The key to finding a random roommate you’ll love to live with"


US News & World Report (02/2016)

"Climate change's unseen consensus"


Skeptical Inquirer (01/2016)

"Nudging people to save the planet"


National Geographic (12/2015)

"Could gardening offer the key to a happier, healthier life?"


Princeton University (12/2015)

"Emphasizing consensus about safety boosts support for vaccines"


NPR (11/2015)

"How psychology can save the world from climate change"


Pacific Standard (11/2015)

"Conspiracy theories hamper the fight against climate change"


Association for Psychological Science (11/2015)

"Changing the climate on climate change"


The New York Times (10/2015)

"Why misleading Americans about climate change is dangerous"


Princeton Alumni Weekly (10/2015)

"A campaign to conserve energy offers a chance to study altruistic behavior"


Scientific American Mind (09/2015)

"How come some people believe in the paranormal?"


New York Magazine (08/2015)

"What do conspiracy theories do to us?"


The New York Times (08/2015)

"Where our trash goes"


European Commission (08/2015)

"Persuading the public to reduce bottled water consumption"


Scientific American Mind (04/2015)

"The surprising power of the psychology of consensus"


The Guardian (03/2015)

"Consensus and geoengineering - how to convince people about global warming"


The Washington Post (02/2015)

"Researchers think they’ve found a “gateway belief” that leads to greater science acceptance"


The New York Times (11/2014)

"The ice-bucket racket"


Mother Jones (07/2014)

"How to convince a republican: Use a pie chart!"


Bloomberg (03/2014)

"Maldives and Afghanistan: Theories blossom for airliner"


Scientific American Mind (08/2013)

"What a hoax: Why people believe in conspiracy theories"


Salon (04/2013)

"How conspiracists think"


Ode Magazine (11/2011)

"The helper's high"