Today's Hard|Forum Post
Today's Hard|Forum Post

Tuesday October 18, 2011

Bigger Brain = More Facebook Friends

The more Facebook friends you have, the bigger some parts of your brain are? Quick, before anyone finds out our brains have inadequate parts, let's all friend each other! This no doubt also explains Zuckerberg's misshapen melon. smile

Scientists funded by the Wellcome Trust have found a direct link between the number of 'Facebook friends' a person has and the size of particular brain regions. In a study published today, researchers at University College London (UCL) also showed that the more Facebook friends a person has, the more 'real-world' friends they are likely to have.