Featured Media Resource: Why Do Our Brains Love Fake News? (Above the Noise/KQED)
In this video, host Myles Bess breaks down the research around why our brains can so easily make us believe that fake news is real news.

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Why Do Our Brains Love Fake News? 3 May,2017Andrea Aust

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Andrea Aust

Andrea is the Senior Manager of Science Education for KQED, where she has been developing science education resources and providing professional learning for STEM educators for more than 10 years. Andrea graduated from UC Berkeley with a B.A. in Environmental Science and earned her M.A. in Teaching and Multiple Subject Teaching Credential from the University of San Francisco. Prior to KQED, she taught, developed, and managed marine science and environmental education programs in Aspen, Catalina Island and the Bay Area. Follow her on Twitter at @KQEDaust.

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