Arizona State University’s Erica Forzani and Pamela Marshall are answering the call for leading-edge technology solutions that benefit society. As a result of their work, they’ve been named as senior members of the National Academy of Inventors.
The ASU News Co/Lab helps people juggle the relentless stream of information that bombards us daily and become smarter media consumers. By improving media literacy, they hope to stem the spread of disinformation.
Disinformation increases social divisions and undermines our democracy. ASU Research Scientist Scott Ruston says that defending ourselves against this willful deception is part of our civic duty — and explains how to do so.