Poynter: What does research say about fact-checking? Find out in our new database.

Poynter: What does research say about fact-checking? Find out in our new database.. “Over the past few years, the hot takes have been endless. Facts are dead. Fake news can sway election results. Echo chambers rule the internet. The questions they’ve raised are important, but often divorced from the latest research. Thankfully, the spotlight on fact-checking and misinformation has resulted in an abundance of academic work on the field.”