digital age

Covid misinformation on mainstream Italian media

How La Repubblica, a major Italian newspaper, spreads misinformation.

Learning from failures

I recently resigned from my role as coordinator of the Cultural Evolution Society publishing committee. Here some reflections.

A Twitter kick-starter

Academic and academic-adjacent jobs increasingly require having a Twitter account. Here how to start.

Cultural evolution in the digital age book club

The International Cognition & Culture Institute organised a book club around "Cultural evolution in the digital age".

Vaccine hesitancy is not correlated with social media penetration at country-level in Europe

Data from Wellcome Trust shows no correlation between social media usage and negative opinions towards vaccination.

Morgue employee cremated by mistake while taking a nap

My new paper on cognitive attraction and online misinformatin.