These days just about everyone has already taken a selfie. But what’s the secret to snapping the perfect self portrait? A group of scientists in Bavaria set out to find out and conducted a study with 330 test persons.
A selfie of Miss Israel and Miss Iraq taken in Las Vegas and posted by both contestants on Instagram has unleashed a digital diplomatic debate. Intended as a message of peace for the Middle East, it has drawn criticism.
Across the US, scientists have posted pictures to social media as part of the #ScientistsTakeAKnee campaign. It's the second time in a year they've spoken out loudly on a political debate.
Best known for its viral self-portrait, the crested black macaque is also a part of the local indigenous community's diet. But an appetite for bush meat is among the factors threatening the iconic monkey's survival.
The Bavarian interior minister wants to close the "blatant security gap" in the three German states that don't allow random police checks. Critics say they don't bring results and result in racial profiling.
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