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Stills from the video showing junk food consumption.

Most-shared stories – Fri, Feb 10, 2012

Here’s a selection of the top trending stories today from the Share Wars Engine. This is your body on junk food – video (Huffington Post) Ron Paul secretly won the caucuses (Slate) Sick puppies walk to human hospital (Huffington Post) Argentine musician Luis Alberto Spinetta dies (Clarin – Argentina) Will Google ‘do no evil’?(CNN)

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White out ... ice-bound Europe seen from space.

Most-shared stories – Thurs, Feb 9, 2012

Here’s a selection of the top trending stories today from the Share Wars Engine. Marriage ban violates constitution, court rules (New York Times) Map shows Ice Age-like Northern Hemisphere  (Daily Mail) Why do people dress up their pets? (BBC) Drones to fly over USA (Washington Post) DeGeneres rips anti-gay group  (Huffington Post)

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'Slaves' ... Orlando's orcas are plaintiffs in a PETA lawsuit.

Most-shared stories – Weds, Feb 8, 2012

Here’s a selection of the top trending stories today from the Share Wars Engine. Five killer whales ‘sue’ SeaWorld (BBC) Walking gorilla is a YouTube hit (BBC) Pollies caught watching porn film during debate (Times of India) WATCH: Clint Eastwood’s ‘Halftime In America’ Ad (Huffington Post) A letter to Charles Dickens on his 200th birthday  (The Guardian)

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'Ageism victim' ... Madonna at the Superbowl.

Most-shared stories – Tues, Feb 7, 2012

Here’s a selection of the top trending stories today from the Share Wars Engine. ‘Obviously’ satirical article catches out anti-abortionist  (Huffington Post) Transplant jaw made by 3D printer (BBC) Why Pinterest is 2012’s hottest website (CNN) Response to Madonna’s half-time show was ageist (Forbes) Alberto Contador found guilty of doping  (New York Times)

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Misunderstood women ... Ayn Rand v Miley Cyrus.

An update from the Share Wars bunker

The central theory driving the Share Wars project is that digital content sharing will change journalism, quite possibly for the better. Why? Because stories that excite, invoke awe or fire-up audiences get shared more.  Also, people don’t share stories they think are inconsequential or content that makes them look sleazy or shallow. So after a decade […]

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Bacon shake ... available for a limited time only.

Most-shared stories – Mon, Feb 6, 2012

Here’s a selection of the top trending stories today from the Share Wars Engine. What Planned Parenthood does in one chart  (Washington Post) Unlikely animal friendships – in pictures (The Guardian) Opinion: The Upside of Dyslexia (New York Times) Eight Reasons You Should Live Alone (Huffington Post) Fast Food Chain Debuts Bacon Milkshake  (Huffington Post)

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The Daily Mail argues against global warming and gets shared

Most-shared stories, Mon 30 Jan, 2012

Here’s a selection of the top trending stories today from the Share Wars Engine. Facebook to File for IPO Next Week [R…  (Mashable) Forget global warming – it’s Cycle 25 we need to worry about (and if NASA scientists are right the Thames will be freezing over again) (Daily Mail) The 10 Most Unintentionally Hilarious Toys […]

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See-through: Scientists have rendered microwaves invisible.

Most-shared stories – Fri, Jan 27, 2012

Here’s a selection of the top trending stories today from the Share Wars Engine. Study links low IQ to prejudice  (Yahoo) ‘Invisibility cloak’ breakthrough (BBC) I’ve been drunk on show: Wheel of Fortune presenter  (People) Gingrich admits TV claim false (Politico) Ballboy makes incredible catch at Australian Open (Yahoo)  

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