JumpBites Edition #22

Here’s the articles that are getting passed around our office this week, curated by Cristina Cook.

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Bite 1 — Online Shopping is Just Another Popularity Contest

A new study in the journal Psychological Science, showed that people tend to choose products that have a higher number of reviews.

Bite 2 — Your Kitchen Sponge is Dirtier Than Your Toilet

In a new study published in Scientific Reports researchers found 362 different kind of bacteria living on kitchen sponges and recommend replacing it every week.

Bite 3 — Flower Bouquets in Space!

Bite 4 — SpaceX’s Fully Functioning Space Suit

Bite 5 — How the Dumpling Democratized Emoji