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Five minutes of exposure to fake news can unconsciously alter a person’s behavior, study finds

Five minutes of exposure to fake news can unconsciously alter a person’s behavior, study finds

https://www.psypost.org/2021/04/five-minutes-of-exposure-to-fake-news-can-unconsciously-alter-a-persons-behavior-study-finds-60343

“A study published in Computers in Human Behavior suggests that brief exposure to online misinformation can unknowingly alter a person’s behavior. The experiment found that reading a fake news article slightly altered participants’ unconscious behavior, as evidenced by a change in their performances on a test called the Finger Tapping Test.”

 

Posted on: April 30, 2021, 6:26 am Category: Uncategorized

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