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Energy & the Environment - ENVI 103 - Evaluating News

Fact checking news articles and political claims​

Alternatives to Google and Bing for searching

Images - tools for determining authenticity

Satire - sites intended to be ironic or exaggerated

The goal of these sites is to use satire to expose, criticize, or ridicule ideas or human behaviors. They do not intend to be "real" news and make no claims that their is any truth or fact behind their stories. Unlike "fake" news sites, the purpose is to entertain, not to deliberately mislead.

Identifying Hoax Sites