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Lifestyle YouTube Vlogger Jenn Im Launches Her Own Fashion Line

“There is truly something for everyone."<p>YouTube lifestyle vlogger Jenn Im became a viral sensation after launching her channel, <i>Clothes Encounters</i> in 2010. Seven years later, she boasts a social footprint of more than 4.1M followers across all digital channels and over 183M lifetime views on …

[Newsmaker] Disabled students in South Korea struggle to find right school

At Park Hyun-soo’s home in Gangseo-gu, western Seoul, weekday mornings are just like in any other household with young students.<p>She wakes up her …

Scientists convert spinach leaves into human heart tissue — that beats

If an overhyped vegetable existed before marketers coined the term superfood — and long before Oprah Winfrey chatted up acai berries with Dr. Oz — look no further than spinach. (Here’s to Popeye, eating the stuff by the can to inflate his biceps.) Spinach alone, of course, won’t pump anyone up. But …

Oprah Winfrey

Why the Women’s March may be the start of a serious social movement

<i>This is the fourth post in our series on what social science can tell us about the Women’s March on Washington. Here are the first, second, and third. — TMC editors</i><p>It didn’t take long after the historically massive Women’s March on Washington (and sister marches around the world) — just one day, in …

Tens of Thousands Evacuate as Southern California Fires Spread

LOS ANGELES — Four wildfires roared through Southern California on Tuesday, forcing the evacuation of tens of thousands of people and destroying hundreds of homes and other buildings in the latest chapter of what has been one of the state’s worst fire seasons.<p>The first fire, in Ventura County, …

Artificial Sweeteners Don't Help People Lose Weight, Review Finds

The theory behind artificial sweeteners is simple: If you use them instead of sugar, you get the joy of sweet-tasting beverages and foods without the downer of extra calories, potential weight gain and related health issues.<p>In practice, it's not so simple, as a review of the scientific evidence on …

Scores on new SAT show large gaps by race and ethnicity

More than 93 percent of the students who took the SAT during the 2016-17 academic year took the new version of the test. That makes the results …

College & University

Colleges are finally figuring out the tuition is too damn high

The unthinkable has become thinkable: Some colleges are cutting tuition prices.<p>Not all of them. And not the highest-profile institutions. But across the country in recent years, a drumbeat of smaller, mostly private colleges have been taking the axe to sticker prices that have appeared increasingly …

Korean Dishes to Savor During the Winter Olympics - Chowhound

It is completely <i>serendipitous</i> that the 2018 Winter Olympics will be held in Pyeongchang, because this winter, all I want to do is curl up on the …

Netflix Has Huge Quarter Thanks to Bright, Stranger Things

Netflix had a big fourth quarter, adding approximately 8.33 million new customers for a total of more than 117.5 million worldwide.<p>PCMag reviews …