People are dunking on a coronavirus study that was conducted by airlines
'This is like Marlboro coming out and saying cigs are good for your health.'
On Oct 18, 2020 by Mikael Thalen
Viral tweets expose the invasive software teachers are using to monitor students
Controversial education software like TestWe under fire.
On Sep 23, 2020 by Brianna Holt
Major study linking vaping to heart attacks gets retracted
Critics noted that many of the study's participants were former or current cigarette smokers.
On Feb 19, 2020 by Mikael Thalen
Study claims Facebook statuses can reveal people’s medical conditions
Researchers analyzed words to better predict diabetes, anxiety, and depression.
On Jun 21, 2019 by Mikael Thalen
A new study suggests that Twitter is dumbing you down
Many are skeptical of the study.
On Jun 1, 2019 by Dominic-Madori Davis
Right-leaning sites are dominating abortion coverage, spreading misinformation on Facebook
One of the narratives being pushed out is that Democrats are endorsing 'infanticide.'
On May 29, 2019 by Mikael Thalen
A Harvard professor said you should only eat 6 French fries, but people aren’t having it
People are pretty salty about the whole thing.
On Dec 5, 2018 by Gabrielle Sorto
Twitter bots share two-thirds of links to popular websites
New Pew research sheds light on how many links come from bots.
On Apr 9, 2018 by Christina Bonnington
New study finds no link between violent video games and behavior
We should definitely think twice before blaming games for violence.
On Jan 22, 2018 by Tiffanie Drayton
GPS navigation turns off parts of your brain, study finds
Researchers discovered that when you use GPS, your hippocampus 'switches off.'
On Mar 22, 2017 by Christina Bonnington
White women think black women’s natural hair is unprofessional, less attractive
A new study finds that 1 in 5 black women feel pressure to straighten their hair for work.
On Feb 9, 2017 by Jaya Saxena
Women who keep their maiden names are seen as less ‘committed’
It's a choice—and, apparently, it's still a loaded one.
On Jan 4, 2017 by Jaya Saxena
Facebook is probably making you miserable
A new study says people are happier if they quit.
On Dec 22, 2016 by Jaya Saxena
Pregnancy changes the brain to prepare for motherhood, according to a new study
It could make moms better at parenting.
On Dec 20, 2016 by Jaya Saxena