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How Mask-Wearing Misinformation Became a Reality

Clip: Season 48 | 5m 38s | Video has closed captioning.

NOVA Producer Alex Clark traces misinformation on mask-wearing from internet circles, to social media influencers, and back to the CDC in the NOVA Education video series.

Aired: 02/23/21

Rating: NR

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