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- Overall, we rate Next Big Future a Pro-Science source based on straightforward science-based content. We also rate them High for factual reporting due to proper sourcing and a clean fact-check record.
Bias Rating: PRO-SCIENCE
Factual Reporting: HIGH
MBFC’s Country Freedom Rating: MOSTLY FREE
Media Type: Website
Traffic/Popularity: Medium Traffic
MBFC Credibility Rating: HIGH CREDIBILITY
Next Big Future is a science and technology website run by Brian Wang, a self-described futurist, and lecturer. According to their about page, the website “covers many disruptive technology and trends including Space, Robotics, Artificial Intelligence, Medicine, Anti-aging Biotechnology, and Nanotechnology.”
Funded by / Ownership
Brian Wang Owns Next Big Future. Donations and advertising generate revenue.
Analysis / Bias
Next Big Future covers technology and science from a predictive futuristic perspective. While futurism is a questionable science as it relies on hypothetical predictions, Next Big Future is highly science-based. All information published is researched and cited in credible journals and studies. Although some of the projections for the future are questionable, the basis is related to current science and technology.
Editorially, there is no evidence of significant political bias. In general, they are a pro-science source.
Failed Fact Checks
- None in the Last 5 years
Overall, we rate Next Big Future a Pro-Science source based on straightforward science-based content. We also rate them High for factual reporting due to proper sourcing and a clean fact-check record. (D. Van Zandt 10/17/2017) Updated (05/28/2023)
Last Updated on June 28, 2023 by Media Bias Fact Check
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