Facebook now has 2 billion active users monthly

Facebook said on Tuesday its ranks of monthly active users had hit the two billion mark -- meaning more than a quarter of the...

Britons will be able to ask Facebook, Google to erase their personal data, minister...

Britons will be able to make social media platforms like Facebook delete information, including content published in their childhood, under government proposals that will...

Perseid Meteor Shower 2017

The Perseid Meteor Shower, usually the best meteor shower of the year, will peak late next week and if you are lucky you will...

World Red Cross and Red Crescent Day 2017

Millions of Red Cross and Red Crescent staff around the world reach more than 160 million people every year providing a diverse and innovative...

New mobile app scans food for chemicals

Organic or toxic? This is what a new application developed by the Fraunhofer Institute for Factory Operation and Automation IFF in Magdeburg can determine....

Valentines around the world

Valentine’s Day is not really a Turkish tradition; however, in the last twenty years it has made an appearance as the result of the...

Study: Facebook usage prolongs users’ lifespan

Facebook use might help live longer, says a study published earlier this week. The study compared 12 million Facebook profiles of users aged 27 to...

Earth at its warmest since 120,000 years, report says

A new study paints a picture of an Earth that is warmer than it has been in about 120,000 years, and is locked into...

Smoking may be permanently damaging your DNA, says study

Tobacco smoke leaves its mark on DNA by changing a chemical code on the DNA molecule that can sometimes change gene activity, according to...

June was 14th straight record hot month, with global average of 16.4 degrees Celsius

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration said that globally, June was the 14th straight record hot month. NOAA Tuesday also warned about excessive heat for...

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