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Five tips to get reading again if you’ve struggled during the pandemic

We all read much more than we give ourselves credit for. GoodStudio/Shuttertsock Alexandra Paddock, University of Oxford and Kirsten Shepherd-Barr, University of Oxford Like many people, you may have resolved this New Year to read more in 2021 and spend less time on your screens. And now you may be wondering how to find the time to do it, especially …

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How to spot fake news – an expert’s guide for young people

from www.shutterstock.com Beth Hewitt, University of Salford Every time you go online, people are competing for your attention. Friends, strangers, businesses, political organisations, charities and news websites all serve up a constant stream of eye-catching pictures, videos and articles, wherever you might go looking for information – Google, Twitter, Facebook, Snapchat, Instagram or YouTube. But in the race to catch …

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