Live-streaming app LiveMe has deleted 600,000 accounts of children under age 13 in the last 60 days amid media reports that pedophiles were using the service to exploit underage users.
UZH researchers have identified an enzyme responsible for guaranteeing the even distribution of cell constituents concentrated in organelles without a membrane. Their discovery opens up new opportunities for the treatment of cancer, neurodegenerative diseases, aging processes and viral infections.
YouTube will invest $25 million in funding “quality journalism” on its platform. The initiative aims to provide context and to promote ‘reputable’ sources, but it’s unclear as to what that entails.
Creeping marketization has created perverse incentives for researchers — threatening the wholesale corruption of science itself.
Palestinian kite fliers are using fishing nets to disrupt Israeli drones deployed over Gaza to target, intimidate, and rain down tear gas from above upon protesters during the weeks of demonstrations known as the Great March of Return.
The European Union wants to tax citizens who criticize mainstream media outlets and politicians online, according to a draconian new law being proposed.
Compulsively playing video games has now been classified as a mental health disorder by the The World Health Organization.
Amazing new drone footage of the mouth of Hawaii’s Kilauea volcano has revealed the extent of damage caused by explosive eruptions that have plagued residents of the Pacific island.
Giant black hole has been eating a ‘star every two days’, scientists transfer memory between snails, child’s mummified hand mystery solved, and more.
The modest targets set in the Paris Agreement on climate change are ambitious but necessary. Though nonbinding, failure to meet them will lead to widespread drought, disease and desperation in some of the world’s poorest…