Selfies Challenge Science Stereotypes

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Selfies Challenge Science Stereotypes

SelfieScience has proved that selfies can change the way we view scientist. This heartwarming story in the Pacific Standard tells how one scientist led a research effort to show Instagram selfies can improve how people view scientist and science. In …

Why Many Young Women Post Selfies

SelfiePsychology Today has a blog posting by Renee Engeln Ph.D. that looks at what research shows about the psychology of posting selfies. There is a term she identifies, “impression management” that provides an understanding of the mental process young women …

Photography, Animals and Ownership Rights

A monkey looks into the lens of an unattended camera, shoots a selfie and starts a legal battle. At the heart of it is whether non-humans have ownership rights to a creative product. The lawsuit between the camera’s owner and …

Can’t Travel – Take Exotic Locale Selfies

For those single New Yorkers who want to travel the world but can’t afford to go, you can now take a selfie to post on your dating social media of you in exotic locations, thanks to Delta Airlines. Become the …