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Squid Game: the real debt crisis shaking South Korea that inspired the hit TV...

Squid Game is anything but your typical, saccharine, soft-glow Korean television drama. In this biting commentary on life in South Korea today, viewers are presented...

Facebook whistleblower Frances Haugen testified that the company’s algorithms are dangerous – here’s how...

Former Facebook product manager Frances Haugen testified before the U.S. Senate on Oct. 5, 2021, that the company’s social media platforms “harm children, stoke...

COVID-19: Without masks, two meters distancing is not enough

In a new study from McGill University and elsewhere, researchers found to prevent the spread of COVID-19 indoors, the two meters physical distancing guideline...

How do apples get their distinctive shapes?

Apples are among the oldest and most recognizable fruits in the world. But have you ever really considered an apple’s shape? Apples are relatively spherical except...

Why the bleak world of Netflix’s Squid Game is a streaming phenomenon

Squid Game, an original Netflix drama produced in South Korea, is a streaming phenomenon. Released on 17 September, within two weeks the series has become...

Why are prices on the rise right now?

You may have noticed your paycheck is struggling to keep up with rising costs. The prices you pay for everyday items were nearly 5.5% higher...

Facebook has known for a year and a half that Instagram is bad for...

Here are the harms researchers have been documenting for years. Facebook officials had internal research in March 2020 showing that Instagram – the social media...

What was really the secret behind Van Gogh’s success?

Before developing his famed “drip technique,” abstract artist Jackson Pollock dabbled in drawing, print making and surrealist paintings of humans, animals and nature. According to...

UCLA ranked No. 1 public university for fifth straight year by U.S. News &...

UCLA has again been named the nation’s top public university in U.S. News & World Report’s annual “Best Colleges” rankings, which were published today. This...

US war on terror has cost $8 trillion, 900,000 lives in last two decades,...

Nearly 20 years after the United States’ invasion of Afghanistan, the cost of its global war on terror stands at $8 trillion and 900,000...