Despite having no real basis as a financial asset, cryptocurrency Dogecoin recently reached a market cap of more than A$12 billion.
The video game community on Twitch has taken a massive interest in chess. The young, irreverent gamers and the ancient world of chess are both transforming as their cultures collide.
Despite the nihilism and pessimism of internet memes, people ultimately understand the direness of the danger posed by a powerful virus, climate change and global instability.
For many gay men, social media and dating apps are hotbeds of body image struggles and rising toxic masculinity -- the recent '10-year-challenge' on Instagram showcases this femmephobia.
Politicians have been using memes to appear cool, plugged in, even 'lit.' Here's why that's not necessarily a smart idea.
If news pundits had been paying closer attention to memes, they may have been less shocked by the result of the 2016 US presidential election.
The Politically Incorrect forum is bringing its racist vitriol to a website near you.
This scientific field suggests people have been passing along memes since long before the birth of the internet. What makes one bit of culture take off, while another sinks from sight?
The spontaneous success of Pokémon Go shows how powerful internet memes can be.
Would a reprint of Mein Kampf impact a digital generation reared on "Hi Hitler" spoofs?