There wasn’t more polar ice “than ever” in 2015

There was not more ice than ever in 2015—the polar ice caps have been shrinking for decades.

These quotes “predicting” coronavirus are from two different books

Read separately, the quotes do not sound much like the new Wuhan coronavirus at all.

Shamima Begum has not secretly returned to Britain

She is in a refugee camp in Syria, where she was recently interviewed.

This arrow is pointing at Egypt

The border between Israel and Egypt is commonly accepted as the transition from Africa to the Middle East.

The images in this post about the rhino horn and ivory trade have been digitally altered but the scheme is real

There is a scheme to dye the inside of rhino horns pink, but this did not affect their outside appearance.

Henry Kissinger has never given a speech about exterminating people with vaccines

Neither this quote, nor the Council on Eugenics he is supposed to have spoken to, is real.

The European Community supported Britain during the Falklands War

During the conflict, the European Community banned all weapons sales to, and imports from, Argentina.

Kobe Bryant’s wife Vanessa has not died by suicide

A website purporting to be BBC News has falsely claimed Kobe Bryant’s wife Vanessa died by suicide.

Kobe Bryant’s daughter has not died by suicide

A website purporting to be BBC News has falsely claimed Kobe Bryant’s daughter Natalia died by suicide.

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