Twitter's real-time conversations can help a topic land a spot in the social media site's Trending Topics. One study even confirms a Twitter trend's influence on movie box office success.
Internet January 31, 2017
There is no person on the internet who has not come across a selfie -- or self-taken photograph. Many question whether taking too many selfies makes one a narcissist, but one study seems to refute the selfie's association with narcissism.
Life & Style January 31, 2017
Amazon will take part in the U.S. Department of Agriculture's latest program on food stamps: the SNAP Online Purchasing Pilot. Food stamp recipients will soon be able to purchase groceries online from Amazon.
Business Tech January 31, 2017
Mosquito-borne diseases affect millions worldwide, prompting researchers to find a solution or cure. Recent studies reveal, however, that genetically engineering mosquitoes could prevent the spread and limit the risks of the dengue virus.
Medicine January 21, 2017
Martin Luther King Jr.'s legacy of nonviolent protests -- while fighting for equality -- lives on. Here are seven facts about the civil rights leader.
Life & Style January 17, 2017
Food lovers may have to rethink what's in their diet. Here are five everyday popular food choices that are believed to cause cancer: Nutella chocolate spread, microwave popcorn, processed meats, canned food, and soda.
Healthy Living/Wellness January 16, 2017
With Donald Trump, real estate tycoon and now president of the United States, taking oath on Jan. 20, many are asking: who will be the A-List performers at his inauguration?
Celebrities January 15, 2017
Joseph Fiennes is playing the role of Michael Jackson in the upcoming comedy series 'Urban Myths.' With the release of the teaser, Paris Jackson took to Twitter to express her disapproval.
Celebrities January 15, 2017
The U.S. Army is looking for proposals for bullets that, after fired, could turn into seeds over time. The deadline for proposals is on Feb. 8.
Material Science January 15, 2017
After all the hard day's work, who wouldn't want to come home knowing you're financially secure in your career? Notably, the 10 best paying jobs in the United States come from the medical field.
January 15, 2017
Positive relationships seems to flourish in the states of Mississippi, Utah, and Wisconsin, according to one study. Other states, however, fall behind as the worst places for lovers.
Healthy Living/Wellness January 11, 2017
The number of humpback whales in the Arabian Sea still reveals a smaller population compared to those in other regions. The widest genetic study on the marine mammal seeks to provide better understanding to help in formulating marine conservation laws.
Animals January 11, 2017
An eerily beautiful GoPro video of diver Mathieu Villegas has stirred a mix of reactions on the internet. Watch the freediver explore the underwater world of a frozen lake in Quebec, Canada.
Viral January 7, 2017
The 74th Golden Globe Awards is happening on Jan. 8, Sunday, at 8 p.m. Eastern, and will be hosted by Jimmy Fallon. Here's how to watch the show on NBC and NBC.com.
Movies/TV Shows January 5, 2017
After Mariah Carey suffered a humiliating lip sync mishap on New Year's Eve at Times Square, she finally tweeted her reaction: 'Here's to making more headlines in 2017.'
Celebrities January 4, 2017
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