How to tell if a speaker is a real person

A study by a leading academic has found that “formal” fallacies are actually the most common type of error in online discourse, with a median of four errors per 100 speakers.The study, which examined the frequency of informal fallacy in online discussions from 2011 to 2016, found that in all but a few cases, speakers

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How to stop fallacies

People can become convinced that something is true by observing others do it.That is a common technique in cognitive psychology, but it was never taught in introductory courses in statistics.Now, with the release of a new course called How to Stop Fallacies, researchers hope it will lead to better, more accurate statistical analysis.The new course,