Forecasting The Flu, Tweet By Tweet

February 15, 2014

The CDC is using a social media contest to forecast the spread of the flu. Johns Hopkins professor Mark Dredze tells NPR’s Scott Simon that tweets like “Bieber fever” make tracking the flu more difficult.

Our lives have changed ...

CPR will not compromise in serving you and our community. Vital news and essential music are made possible by member support.

Donate