1. Oystein

    AE911Truth: Analysis of their Facebook "Likes"

    This article is not intended to "debunk" any specific claim, but to present information on the Facebook page of AE911Truth - as per yesterday, August 28th 2019. They today have over 500,000 "Likes" - quite a feat in a "9/11 Truth" world that nowhere attracts more than 25,000 followers (as...
  2. Trailspotter

    The Spreading of Misinformation Online

    A scientific paper of the above title published yesterday in PNAS Early Edition may be of interest to Metabunk members: http://www.pnas.org/content/early/2016/01/02/1517441113.full.pdf Significance The wide availability of user-provided content in online social media facilitates the...
  3. Mick West

    Hoax: Fuel Dump video on Facebook [Flight BA244 from Buenos Aires to London]

    On Tuesday September 30th, 2014, flight BA244 from Buenos Aires, Argentina to London, UK, was diverted to Sao Paulo shortly after departure, due to an unusual odor in the cabin. As the 777 was fully loaded with fuel for the long flight, it was unable to immediately land, as it was over-weight...
  4. KC-10FE

    "Team Chemtrail" & Chemtrail Pilots Anonymous Satirical Facebook Group

    I wonder if he has seen this page then. These guys truly have some great imaginations! https://www.facebook.com/chempilots?fref=ts
  5. Mick West

    How to Find the Exact Upload Time of a Facebook Photo

    Facebook removes most of the useful info from a photo when it is loaded, for privacy reasons. However with phone photos there's a good chance the photo was taken just a few minutes before it was uploaded, so the upload time is a good indicator. Facebook displays the date, but that's not very...
  6. Mick West

    New sharing buttons

    Added new buttons at the top of the thread: Feel free to use them, Facebook especially is a great way of getting things out there. Let me know if they break, or are annoying. One of the more popular threads here got 54,000 shares on Facebook!
  7. Svartbjørn

    Debunked (sort of): Picture of LEO spraying a child with Mace

    This picture (see below) has been making the rounds on Facebook. Someone, somewhere, has decided that they'd like to stir the race pot instead of trying to help quell the situation: To be quite honest, I was taken in by the photo at first... just goes to show how difficult it really IS to...