Archive

April 1, 2014

7 Biggest Lies Spread by the Anti-Vaccine Movement, Debunked by Science

Anti-vaxxers cherry-pick facts to push their agenda. The only problem? An actual look at read science proves them comepletely wrong.
April 1, 2014

How 15 Famous Screenwriters Got Their Big Break

Young screenwriters, there is hope.
News
April 1, 2014

9 Portraits of Butch Women Proving "Masculinity is a Trait, Not a Gender "

An homage to bull-daggers, female husbands, studs and bois everywhere.
News
April 1, 2014

A New Invention From India Literally Puts Life at Your Fingertips

In a move straight out of a sci-fi thriller, a robotics company has built an innovative new gadget that could revolutionize our daily lives.
News
April 1, 2014

Young People Are Rising Up Around the World, but Not in America — Here's Why

There's a new story that needs telling.
News
April 1, 2014

There's an Easy Way to Cut Your Chance of Death by 42%

The solution has been right in front of you.
News
April 1, 2014

These Aboriginal Canadians Are Standing Up to Ellen DeGeneres Using #Sealfies

The #sealfie hashtag is part of a growing social media trend that's swept the Arctic Circle over the past week.
News
April 1, 2014
April 1, 2014

The Girls Pictured Here Are Already Shattering the Glass Ceiling, and They're Only Kids

They've got big dreams to change the world.
News
April 1, 2014

11 Russian Laws That Will Change Life for Crimeans

Crimeans now have to live under Russian rule – and it's going to have a huge impact on day-to-day life.
April 1, 2014

This Is What Lorde Did When She Discovered a Photoshopped Picture of Herself

It's a rare celebrity who is willing to do this.
News
April 1, 2014

This Simple Chart Shows the Difference Between a Gang Sign and an Innocent Gesture

Racial profiling explained in 50 words or less.
News
April 1, 2014

A British Sniper Killed 6 Taliban Soldiers — With One Bullet

And to add to that, he did it from 930 yards away.
April 1, 2014
April 1, 2014

11 April Fool's Pranks Companies Are Playing on You Today

Corporate sponsored pranks galore.
News
April 1, 2014

10 Statistics Vladimir Putin Doesn't Want You to Know About

Before Putin becomes a conquering hero, he's got some problems to deal with at home.
April 1, 2014

Metalheads Posing With Cats Prove Even Heavy Metal Can Be Adorable

A new book is pairing unlikely companions: metalheads and the cats they love.
News
April 1, 2014
News
April 1, 2014

Frustrated By the Job Search, One Designer Devised a Solution to Showcase Her Creativity

No your typical way to write a resume.
News
April 1, 2014
April 1, 2014

OkCupid Is Taking on Mozilla's Homophobic CEO by Showing Users This

"We would prefer that our users not use Mozilla software to access OkCupid."
News
April 1, 2014

This Guy Is Starting a Business a Week for the Next Year. Here’s Why He’s So Successful.

The 28-year-old already has more than seven businesses under his belt.
News
April 1, 2014

Why Hundreds of Residents of This Chinese City Lined Up for Fresh Air in a Bag

A PR stunt with an important message.
News
April 1, 2014

This City's Police Kill More People Than the NYPD — And That's Just the Start of the Story

The police department's excessive force and rewards program has led to a de facto "bounty system."
April 1, 2014

The Surprising Legal Drama You Don't Realize Every Time You Sing "Happy Birthday"

It's actually obscenely expensive to sing this 15-second song.
April 1, 2014

Watch This Trans Model Explain the Inspiring Reason She Finally Came Out

Geena Rocero brings transgender activism to the TED main stage for the first time in the series' history.
News
April 1, 2014

Michael Jackson Is About to Make a Comeback

And you won't have to wait long to witness it.
News
April 1, 2014

The UN Supposedly Wants to Send Soldiers to Protect Scotland — Here's the Real Story

This won't be the next international crisis.