Archive for October, 2014

This Canadian Social Experiment Holds a Powerful Lesson About Islamophobia

This Canadian Social Experiment Holds a Powerful Lesson About Islamophobia

Did an alleged terror attack on Canada’s Parliament cause a spike in Islamophobia?

How To Get Rid Of Brown Spots On Skin

How To Get Rid Of Brown Spots On Skin

When skin is exposed to the sun, it causes an increase in the production of cells known as melanocytes that increase melanin in the skin, thus turning the skin darker.

8 Great Philosophical Questions That We’ll Never Solve

8 Great Philosophical Questions That We’ll Never Solve

Philosophy goes where hard science can’t, or won’t.

This Interactive Street Art in Malaysia is Brilliant

This Interactive Street Art in Malaysia is Brilliant

Ernest Zacharevic is a Lithuanian street artist currently living in George Town, located in the province of Penang, Malaysia.

Anti-Rape Campaign Sends The Message That ‘Sex Without Consent Is Rape’

Anti-Rape Campaign Sends The Message That ‘Sex Without Consent Is Rape’

Police Scotland has launched ‘We Can Stop It’, an anti-rape campaign that sends the message that “sex without consent is rape”.

Man jumps White House fence, fights Secret Service K-9

Man jumps White House fence, fights Secret Service K-9

Another civilian jumped the fence and attempted to infiltrate the White House Wednesday night. He was quickly brought down and arrested.

Watch a citizen pull over a cop for a change

Watch a citizen pull over a cop for a change

Anyone who’s ever been pulled over for a minor traffic violation would probably love to turn the tables on the officer.

Ten Tips From A Shaolin Monk On How To Stay Young Forever

Ten Tips From A Shaolin Monk On How To Stay Young Forever

People always say health is the most important thing but how many people live by this belief?

Harvard Scientists Have Taken a Major Step Towards a Cure for Diabetes

Harvard Scientists Have Taken a Major Step Towards a Cure for Diabetes

The news: Scientists at Harvard have announced a major breakthrough in the search for a treatment for Type 1 diabetes, bringing doctors closer to a functional cure for the disease than at any time in history. 

What Are the Three Ways to Train Your Brain to Be Happy?

What Are the Three Ways to Train Your Brain to Be Happy?

You can train your mind to be unhappy and you can train it to be happy.

10 Small Things You Can Do Every Day to Get Smarter

10 Small Things You Can Do Every Day to Get Smarter

Intelligence is a work in progress. Maximize yours with these simple habits

What it’s like to live in a nightmarish Russian mental asylum

What it’s like to live in a nightmarish Russian mental asylum

Russia is home to some of the world’s most dangerous prisons. Thanks to one Reddit user’s photo diary, it might have the creepiest mental asylums as well.

Yes, I have a naked pic—and I’m not ashamed of it

Yes, I have a naked pic—and I’m not ashamed of it

Note: This article features graphic language and discussions of sexuality and may be NSFW.

We need to start caring when sex workers are murdered

We need to start caring when sex workers are murdered

Last week, Tjhisha Ball and Angelia Mangum, two teenage girls and best friends from Tampa, Florida, were found dead together by the side of a road in Jacksonville.

13 dangerous myths about Ebola that just won’t go away

13 dangerous myths about Ebola that just won’t go away

West Africa’s Ebola outbreak has been brought close to home for Americans with the diagnosis of the first patient ever to develop Ebola symptoms in the United States.

These are the faces of drug and alcohol addiction

These are the faces of drug and alcohol addiction

I Am Not Anonymous is the brainchild of New York–based photographer Kate Meyer and her boyfriend, Thomas Goris, a recovering addict.