We've been scared of radio waves since the 1950s, and we've feared the invisible much longer than that.
A 50-state survey found that a disturbing number of young Americans have bought into Holocaust denial conspiracy theories that have spread like wildfire on social media.
Experts believe that by giving the conspiracy theory oxygen, the president will embolden the group, which the FBI has called a potential domestic terrorist threat.
“It's not a nuke. Not even a small one.”
Surprisingly, Q didn’t see this one coming.
With the pandemic and a global uprising against racial injustice to be explained away, conspiracy communities are bleeding into each other, merging into one gigantic mass of suspicion.
"Earthquakes happen, people die," said a former conspiracy theorist. "There isn't always a nefarious plot behind it."
The baseless "MaxwellHill" conspiracy shows how companies have failed to protect random users who have somehow become the subject of social media frenzies.
The "outside agitator" narrative delegitimizes mass anger in a way that's politically convenient.
Sold to 5G conspiracy theorists, the 5GBioShield USB Key says it uses “quantum holographic catalyzer technology for the balance and harmonisation of the harmful effects of imbalanced electric radiation.” It doesn’t.
And Beijing is signaling it will block a global investigation into how the pandemic began.
Conspiracy theorists claim – without evidence – that coronavirus death figures have been inflated, the lockdown is unlawful and Bill Gates is somehow responsible for it all.