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Forecasting The Flu, Tweet By Tweet

Saturday, 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.

Source: NPR

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