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Short Science: What You Write on Facebook and What It Says about You

Have you ever unfollowed or unfriended someone on Facebook because everything they post is angry, conspiratorial, or self-centered? Then read this.

3 for Thursday: 3 Powerful Tweets from #YESALLWOMEN

#YESALLWOMEN began trending following Elliot Rodger's misogynist shooting rampage and it opens a window into the many forms misogyny takes in society.

3 for Thursday: 3 Great Responses to Conservative Mockery of #BringBackOurGirls

Rush Limbaugh and Ann Coulter discover what happens on Twitter when you mock #BringBackOurGirls.

3 for Thursday: 3 Public Apologies That Only Made Things Worse

Nothing creates great stories like horrible public apologies that only make things worse. We all have to make apologies at some point in life and hopefully we avoid the stereotypical non-apology of “I’m sorry if you have a problem with what I’ve said.” There are times when apologies belie bigger problems, like deeply-rooted sexism,

3 for Thursday: 3 Twitter Accounts to Follow on Science

It is easy to get into “follow-overload” on Twitter. There are plenty of people eager to be seen as “the specialist” on a subject. One way to ensure that you are following valuable Twitter accounts is to mimic an academic research trick of finding the one or two well-known specialists in the field you
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