I’m Maya Ajmera, Publisher of ‘Science News,’ and This Is How I Work

How I WorkThe How I Work series asks heroes, experts, and all-around productive people to share their shortcuts, workspaces, routines, and more.  The 98-year-old Society for Science & the Public publishes the nonprofit science magazine and site Science News, and runs several STEM competitions for students. Its current president and CEO is Maya Ajmera, who previously…

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Amazon Alexa includes detailed news reading option

Image: amazon / mashable photo composite Matthew Humphries for PCMag 2019-04-09 14:37:34 UTC Follow @https://twitter.com/PCMag PCMag.com is a leading authority on technology, delivering Labs-based, independent reviews of the latest products and services. Our expert industry analysis and practical solutions help you make better buying decisions and get more from technology. If you like to catch…

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Binge-watching news of horror attacks creates a vicious circle

Watching wall-to-wall coverage of domestic terrorism can cause people to develop symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder. Those symptoms, in turn, can cause people to seek out more upsetting coverage in the future, creating a cycle that can be hard to break. For a study published today in the journal Science Advances, UC Irvine psychologist Rebecca…

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