In New Orleans, there is no Mardi Gras without beads. As part of a nearly 200-year-old tradition for parade marchers, these strings of beads serve as a treat to the huge audiences,..
Scientists Reveal Household Chemicals Might Cause Male Infertility
Scientists claim that sperm quality among human males and even dogs has dropped significantly over the years. Some theories claim that everyday household chemicals might be one..
The Modern Day Challenge: How To Deal With Daylight Savings
As clocks march ahead of time and daylight saving time begins, there is a lot of anxiety around losing that precious hour of sleep and how to adjust to the change. Usually an hour..
5 Good Things That Occurred Last Year That Should Cheer You Up
So much happened this past year that is was almost enough to send you hiding in a corner, curled up in a fetal position, there were also some hopeful and monumental moments to..
Ocean’s “Chronic Fever” Threatens Biodiversity
Scientists discovered that the increasing number of heat waves has been hugely affecting the planet’s oceans and killing swathes of marine organisms like “wildfires that take out..
5 Odd Fuels You Probably Knew Nothing About
These are fuels ypi probably knew nothing about: With the skyrocketing energy prices that breaks every consumer’s savings account, it’s high time to consider green and inexpensive..
Dutch Innovator Starts Campaign to Clean up the Great Pacific Garbage Patch
Each year, the entire human race disposes mountains of plastic materials enough to circumnavigate the planet four times. A large chunk of these plastic waste eventually make their..
Extreme Weather Has Already Started Breaking Records Around The World
Before 2019 had even had the chance to shake off its holiday season hangover and realize it was never going to follow through on those New Year's resolutions, it was hit with some..
Indian Minister Suggests Human Urine Be Harvested as Fertilizer
In the hopes of helping his country's agriculture industry, a high-ranking Indian minister, Nitin Gadkari, proposed a novel idea: to convert the nutrients in people's urine into..
Cigarette Filters Are Useless And The Top Plastic Pollutant In The World
Whatever gave us the idea that cigarette filters are biodegradable had misled us for years. According to Elizabeth Smith, who works at the University of California San Francisco’s..
Getting A Car: Should You Buy, Lease, Or Subscribe?
I have always thought that leasing is when you can't afford the car that you want to drive. I couldn't be more wrong when I met someone running a business on car equity loans...
The #10 Year Challenge
The only way you would not know about the #10YearChallenge is if you are deprived of the internet. So, you must have heard of it or even participated in it. The #10YearChallenge..
Saving Earth With A Genetically Modified Bacteria That Can Eat Plastic
It may be super convenient to carry plastic bottles around, or you may prefer to use plastic disposables for your wines, and, why not? They are convenient. But you may want to..
This Diver Saved A Dying Shark
One diver saw a whale shark in trouble, writhing in pain, and what he did was amazing. You’ll love him for it. Humans are very prone to be helpful to animals when they are in..
Walmart Shoppers Gone Wild
From food to cleaning products to almost anything you can think of, Walmart is one of the most convenient stores around. They’re well known for their unbeatable prices and almost..
Another Looming Mini Ice-Age Noticed By A Scientist
A tough time recorded in Earth's History is The Ice Age. This time witnessed the migration of many animals of different species across great distances in the world and some were..