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Surprise! Conspiracy Theorists Are More Likely To Disavow Vaccines, Climate Science And GM Foods

• popsci.com
 

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A new study probes the connections between conspiratorial thinking (conspiracist ideation) and the tendency to eschew certain well-established scientific facts, finding that conspiracy theorists were far more likely to be against vaccinations, and somewhat more likely to be skeptical of climate change science and genetically modified food.

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