Media sciences / Political sciences

Social Sciences - Media Mar 8
A new study by three MIT scholars has found that false news spreads more rapidly on the social network Twitter than real news does - and by a substantial margin. "We found that falsehood defuses significantly farther, faster, deeper, and more broadly than the truth, in all categories of information, and in many cases by an order of magnitude," says Sinan Aral, a professor at the MIT Sloan School of Management and co-author of a new paper detailing the findings.
Media - Literature Mar 1

A new research project from The Australian National University (ANU) has uncovered more than 21,000 forgotten novels, novellas and short stories, including thousands of unknown Australian works, published in newspapers in the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries.

Media Feb 21

 New Oxford University research suggests that social media and the internet are not the root of today's fragmented society, and echo chambers may not be the threat they are perceived to be.

Astronomy - Media Feb 22

Just a year ago, on the 22 February 2017, at a press conference at NASA headquarters, an international team of researchers revealed the existence of a unique exoplanetary system, made up of seven planets orbiting a small nearby star.

Medicine - Media Jan 22

Nearly 80 per cent of all scenes throughout season 11 of MTV's popular hyper-reality show Geordie Shore contained alcohol content or alcohol use according to the results of a new study published today by researchers at the universities of Bath and Nottingham.

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Politics - 03.09.2017
Senior MEMS Research Scientist (w/m) Carinthian Tech Research - CTR, Villach
History/Archeology - 08.03
Professor (paygrade W2): Theory and History of Contemporary Media Carl von Ossietzky Universität Oldenburg
History/Archeology - 08.03
Professor (paygrade W2): Art History: History and Theory of Visual Culture Carl von Ossietzky Universität Oldenburg
Politics - 15.03
Lecturer in Interpreting (With Spanish) University of East Anglia
Media - 15.03
Lecturer in Media and Communication University of Leeds
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