Archive for July, 2014

Rescue Cat Saves Family’s Home From Massive Fire

Rescue Cat Saves Family’s Home From Massive Fire

SYDNEY — A newly-adopted cat has been credited with saving the home of its new family.

6 Characteristics of Self-Actualized People

6 Characteristics of Self-Actualized People

What exactly is self-actualization? 

Drinking Water On Empty Stomach

Drinking Water On Empty Stomach

It is popular in Japan today to drink water immediately after waking up every morning.

A heartbreaking message: A global union for the most melodic version of “Stand by Me”

A heartbreaking message: A global union for the most melodic version of “Stand by Me”

Angelic voices around the world express in a very touching way, the support may people need in their life from others.

Top 10 Medical Breakthroughs

Top 10 Medical Breakthroughs

See the Top 10 Medical Breakthroughs of our time

President Obama Is Taking a Major Stand Against a Shady Corporate Practice

President Obama Is Taking a Major Stand Against a Shady Corporate Practice

The news: It looks like Obama’s next hot button issue is at the other end of the wage spectrum: putting corporate fat cats in their place.

Must-Read ‘The Collapse of Western Civilization’ — A View From The Year 2393

Must-Read ‘The Collapse of Western Civilization’ — A View From The Year 2393

How would a historian in 2393 write about this century if we continue self-destructively ignoring climate science — and as a result modern civilization as we know it had collapsed 300 years earlier?

The 33 Most Surreal Places On Earth

The 33 Most Surreal Places On Earth

So many other-worldly places exist right on our planet, and we never even knew about it. Here are 33 landmarks that look like paintings and scenes from science fiction movies.

Can you learn in your sleep?

Can you learn in your sleep?

Sleep learning used to be a pipe dream. Now neuroscientists say they have found ways to enhance your memory with your eyes closed, says David Robson.

This Is What Can Happen When You Don’t Get Enough Sleep

This Is What Can Happen When You Don’t Get Enough Sleep

How much sleep does a person need in a day?

29 Pictures That Will Instantly Make Your Day

29 Pictures That Will Instantly Make Your Day

It only gets better from here.

A Letter to Humans #GazaUnderAttack

A Letter to Humans #GazaUnderAttack

A LETTER TO HUMANS:

7 Futuristic Japanese Gadgets That America Needs to Get Right Now

7 Futuristic Japanese Gadgets That America Needs to Get Right Now

America: land of Silicon Valley and home of tech-heads making crazy dollars inventing things we never knew we needed.

New Invention Makes Ocean Water Drinkable

New Invention Makes Ocean Water Drinkable

Chemists with the University of Texas and the University of Marburg have devised a method of using a small electrical field that will remove the salt from seawater.

60 Seconds That Will Change How You Think

60 Seconds That Will Change How You Think

This short video sums up the problem with this world, but also reminds us what the solution is!

Scientists Have Discovered Why You Can’t Remember Being a Baby

Scientists Have Discovered Why You Can’t Remember Being a Baby

There is plenty of photographic evidence that you were once a tiny, onesie-sporting newborn with a penchant for putting everything except food in your mouth…

New Study Reveals an Alarming Contagion That Could Tear Apart the World’s Food Supply

New Study Reveals an Alarming Contagion That Could Tear Apart the World’s Food Supply

The news: Pesticides are having a widespread effect on the world’s animals, and bees may only be the first victim.

The Obama Administration Just Admitted the War on Drugs Is a Failure

The Obama Administration Just Admitted the War on Drugs Is a Failure

The news: The Obama administration has officially acknowledged that locking people up for doing controlled substances — a key cornerstone of the War on Drugs — is largely failing to curb drug use.

Great Humans: Amazing Street Guitarist

Great Humans: Amazing Street Guitarist

Some people are just amazing! Watch the video and you’ll know what I am talking about!

U.S. needs ‘to do right’ for immigrant children: official

U.S. needs ‘to do right’ for immigrant children: official

A top U.S. official said on Sunday the U.S. border is not open to illegal entry into the country, but acknowledged the government does need to be sensitive to the tens of thousands of migrant children flowing into detention centers.