Shaped by news

Interactive website

During the pandemic and the US election 2020 it became more apparent how our surrounding can be shaped by the information we consume every day. And it is very hard to identify whether the information are true or false. Together with Thao Phan we created an interactive website that takes a critical look at the phenomenon of fake news.

Visit the city of fake news here!
shapedby.news

The website collects fake news from all over the Internet and visualizes them to show how our world could look like when hoax news would be true. We want to show how a new point of view can help. Instead of feeling overwhelmed in the crowd of information take a step back. See everything as a whole to detect the hoaxes before spreading them.

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