Simplifying Science

Virtual Worlds

These days, the word “friend” doesn’t just mean someone you hand out with face-to-face. “Friend” also refers to a person you know (or sort of know) virtually through social media. That means a “friend” can be a total stranger.

Many of the popular social media sites don’t allow kids under the age of 13. That’s because it takes maturity and smarts to understand how powerful social media is. It’s also about your personal data and privacy. What’s the big deal?READ MORE