Eerily Captivating 1-minute Movie ‘Shines A Light’ on Global Childhood Mortality

Jun 17, 2015 By Megan Berman 0

A shadowy sculpture turns a little boy into a pile of rotting food, dirty water, weapons, damaged medical equipment, and ammunition in an arresting new video from Human Appeal, an international humanitarian aid charity.

The project, ‘Shine A Light,’ encourages awareness of the horrifying human rights abuses that children face around the world, in the hope that together, we can save them…

These Aren’t Aliens…They’re REAL Creatures Newly Discovered 20,000 Feet Under the Sea

Jun 12, 2015 By Megan Berman 0

Did you know that a whopping 95 percent of the world’s oceans remain unexplored and unseen by humans?

Considering the fact that most of our planet’s oceans are a mystery to humankind, we can’t say we’re surprised that a team of scientists, backed by the U.S. government, have discovered never-before-seen sea creatures in the deep sea off the coast of Puerto Rico…

Océano Profundo 2015: Exploring Puerto Rico’s Seamounts, Trenches, and Troughs

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Students From All Over the World Say What They REALLY Think of Americans…Think You Can Handle It?

Jun 11, 2015 By Megan Berman 0

Have you ever wondered what other people think of you? Of course you have — you’re human. But do you ever wonder what the world thinks of you just because you’re an American (if you are, that is)?

Well, you’re about to find out, because at a Japanese University recently, students from all over the world were asked how they “distinguish Americans”

According to these German women, we just LOVE fast food…

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These Swedish guys think we’re kinda sloppy…

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While this Lithuanian tries to be a bit kinder…

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This Children’s Book LITERALLY Becomes One With Nature When You’re Done Reading It

Jun 11, 2015 By Megan Berman 0

As any book lover knows, there’s nothing like feeling the weight of a physical book in your hands.

E-readers are an amazing technological development — we certainly don’t miss the days of packing five books for a weekend vacation “just in case” — but they’re not the same.

Unfortunately, environmentally-speaking, paper books are just terrible…until now.

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30 Hilarious Scenes Found On Google Street View

May 29, 2015 By Megan Berman 0

Google Street View is a pretty amazing technology — you can literally explore the world, peeking in on random addresses at a street level; it’s almost as though you’re there yourself.

The appeal lessens just a bit, however, when confronted with the super weird things humans do when they think no one is looking…

This guy, who’s just having a nice little nap…naked, in the trunk of a car…

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Image: Mashable

This man, caught digging for gold.

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Image: Mashable

Horses like bananas, right?

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Image: Funny Google Street Views

This is how you kayak in Norway.

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Image: Reddit

Welcome to my nightmare…

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Image: Bored Panda