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Study: Social media sways exercise motivation

It's January โ€“ a time when students are looking for that extra bit of oomph. For some, time spent on social media might provide the necessary inspiration to get up and exercising โ€“ but that time can come with consequences, ...

dateJan 17, 2019 in Social Sciences
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Why do some people believe the Earth is flat?

If you type 'flat Earth' into Google, you'd be joining a group of people that have helped to triple the search term over the last couple of years. In fact, a recent YouGov poll found that only around two-thirds of Americans ...

dateJan 14, 2019 in Social Sciences
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Three ways to be smart on social media

This past year, many people deleted their social media accounts following revelations about privacy violations on social media platforms and other concerns related to hate speech.

dateJan 11, 2019 in Internet
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