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Become one of the first users to track the trustworthiness of stories on Twitter by requesting a personal TwitterTrails account. While TwitterTrails is not yet public, the Trails Research Group offers a limited number of accounts to those interested on a case-by-case basis.

To request an account, email Takis Metaxas of Wellesley College at

In the meanwhile, stay up-to-date on TwitterTrails by following us @tweet_trails and reading our blog.

If you're not a member of the media but have a story you'd like us to investigate, please submit your request here.