Reviews of articles from: Facebook

CLAIM REVIEWS

Meme image falsely claims wind turbines produce less energy that is used to build them

CLAIM
"A windmill could spin until it falls apart and never generate as much energy as was invested in building it."

SOURCE: Internet users, Facebook, 13 May 2019

VERDICT

Senator Sanders’ claim that climate change is making tornadoes worse isn’t supported by published research

CLAIM
"The science is clear, climate change is making extreme weather events, including tornadoes, worse."

SOURCE: Senator Bernie Sanders, Facebook, 4 March 2019

VERDICT